Native American Land Claims

GUESTS: SUZANNE SHOWN HARJO *President and Executive Director of the Morningstar Institute, a national, non-profit, Indian rights organization OTHER GUESTS TBA Thirty years ago, a group of Native American activists occupied Alcatraz island in San Francisco Bay, drawing national attention to the struggle of Native Americans across the country. Today, the 'Red Power' movement has faded from the minds of most Americans, but many Native Americans still feel their treaty-secured rights and sovereignty are unfulfilled. Join Melinda Penkava and guests on Columbus Day for a look at the state of Native American lands at the end of the twentieth century.

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