Having witnessed the injustice and despair of her people this younger daughter of Omaha “chief, Iron Eye, Susan vowed in her youth to devote her life to improving the physical and psychological health of. From our Book Shelf at Legends’ General Store.
Medical students say strict abortion laws are driving them away from pursuing careers as doctors in states where the procedure is banned. While growing up on the Omaha Reservation, Susan La Flesche saw a white, male doctor refuse to treat an American Indian woman.
Many believe that she was the first Indigenous nurse after graduating in 1919. The Delhi Metro network, a symbol of sleek, air-conditioned train travel in modern India, seems to have become a hotspot for public displays of affection.