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Since its founding, the United States, and particularly the states that compose it, has been uncomfortable with having Indians nations within its boundaries. Motivated by a combination of greed, ...
by Ojibwa
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Feb 11, 2014 at 08:29 AM PST with 45 Recommends
By the beginning of the nineteenth century, Americans were envisioning a country without Indians, and Thomas Jefferson proposed that the Indians be removed and sent west of the Mississippi River. To ...
by Ojibwa
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu Oct 31, 2013 at 07:54 AM PDT with 76 Recommends
Two days ago, on January 31, the Lakota People's Law Project submitted a report to Congress documenting allegations first reported via an NPR investigation in 2011: that South Dakota's state child ...
by Aji
Comment Count 156 comments on Sat Feb 02, 2013 at 09:24 AM PST with 235 Recommends
This diary briefly provides some context into the history of non-Indian depictions of Indians. In addition, it includes the story of Mary Edmonia Lewis, the first American Indian and first African-...
by Nulwee
Comment Count 14 comments on Sat Aug 13, 2011 at 07:29 AM PDT with 34 Recommends
UPDATE: I got the car out! Thanks for the suggestions below! Fellow Kossacks: I am in the great (and still submerged) city of Chicago. And I still haven't gotten my car out from under the snow.
by teenvote
Comment Count 42 comments on Sat Feb 05, 2011 at 06:26 AM PST with 8 Recommends
In 1877 the United States government informed the Ponca that they were going to be removed from their traditional homelands in Nebraska and reassigned to a reservation in Indian Territory (now ...
by Ojibwa
Comment Count 32 comments on Mon Jun 07, 2010 at 03:22 PM PDT with 67 Recommends
During the nineteenth century the United States pursued a policy toward American Indian nations which mandated their removal from their homelands if these homelands were desired by non-Indians. It ...
by Ojibwa
Comment Count 23 comments on Sun Jun 06, 2010 at 07:41 AM PDT with 57 Recommends
Shot with a hidden-cam, our new inspirational video shows a member of the Life After Shopping Gospel Choir closing her Chase account and educating employees about the bank's funding of Mountaintop ...
by Reverend Billy
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed May 12, 2010 at 09:24 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Posted on behalf of @Symbolman: I come from mining stock. One of my ancestors was blown to hell underground with a ...
by TBTM Julie
Comment Count 19 comments on Mon Apr 12, 2010 at 08:08 AM PDT with 36 Recommends
First off let me say that it is not my intention to "call out" Adam B . However, his ...
by FischFry
Comment Count 69 comments on Sat Dec 13, 2008 at 12:54 PM PST with 4 Recommends
Hmm. Was Palin's main purpose to deflect attention from McCain? Not that getting rid of her would do any good for the Repubs. From TPM http://tpmcafe.talkingpointsmemo.com/talk/2008/09/is-palin-...
by debk
Comment Count 115 comments on Fri Sep 19, 2008 at 05:53 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Knowing what you know, seeing his responses, and considering his decisions as President, would you hire George Bush for any position requiring even the simplest of intellects? I mean that sincerely..
by niobe77
Comment Count 19 comments on Wed Dec 13, 2006 at 11:05 AM PST with 4 Recommends
by Cream Puff
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Dec 28, 2005 at 01:41 PM PST with 5 Recommends