An Obligation to Make a Difference

Mason Cole

Growing up with legendary storyteller Te Ata and government luminaries Helen and Tom Cole as family inspired Mason Cole to take the mission of educating others about the legacy of the Unconquered and Unconquerable Chickasaws very seriously.


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Mason Cole: Te Ata

Meet Our People – The Enduring Spirit of the Chickasaw Nation
Mason Cole talks about the life of his great aunt, Te Ata.

The Revitalization of a Nation

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Mason Cole explains several of the things that the Chickasaws have done to maintain the power and relevancy of the tribe into the 21st century.

Respect for My Culture

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Tom Cole passed on to his son a sense of reverence for the history of the Chickasaws.

Educating the Nation About Native Americans

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Despite 100 years of progress, stereotypes about Native Americans and Native American life still run rampant through many parts of the country.