Today will be a very hard day for all the members for this will be our first battle site. this event will be a sidetrack from our main trip for the Northern Cheyenne. the battle of Black Kettle was in 1868 were Chief Black Kettle was overtaken by troops and him and his wife were killed. The remembering of this historical even is very dear to Grandmother Margaret for, “As a modern Cheyenne I wish to honor all Cheyenne not just my tribe. Also as a World Council Member the Grandmother’s see this not just in America but all over the world Indigenous people face this rejection and turmoil even today.” Reflecting on this hearing these words from Grand mother Margaret I now see that this indeed not just an American event but natives have been pushed away from their lands and mistreated for years. So the overall feeling of today will me “remembering the bravery of Black Kettle was a Cheyenne Chief Peacemaker.