Visiting the Sand Creek Massacre site is challenging but worthwhile
October 21, 2020
History can be learned from books and films and lectures, but a deeper layer of understanding comes from being in the place where things happened. That belief was what led me to visit Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site in southeastern Colorado earlier this month.
I had planned to join dozens of people who signed up to take a bus from Niwot to the site this fall. The trip, organized by...