Our ancestors are always with us. All of humanity can trace its lineage to a single ancestor: Mitochondrial Eve, a woman who lived in Africa approximately 200,000 years ago. Our ancestors struggled to give us everything we have today. If they could see us, would they be proud?
In this article from the Oklahoma Gazette, Muscogee Freedmen descendant Ron Graham examines his ancestry and criticizes the forces that want prevent him from regaining his ancestral heritage.