Tag Archive: Native American Rights

Law and Disorder Radio – Lawyers You’ll Like: Charlie Abourezk – Speech by Michael Ratner on From Guantanamo to Wikileaks: Taking on the State in a Post-9/11 World – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Mumia Spurs Bill to Block Publicity-Seeking Criminals (Son of Sam Law) Guantanamo Bay Prisoner Files Historic Lawsuit Against Obama Over Force-Feeding       Lawyers You’ll Like – Charlie Abourezk As part of our Lawyers You’ll Like series, we talk with…
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Law and Disorder Radio – Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz on An Indigenous Peoples’ History of the United States – Steven Salaita Academic Freedom Case Update – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

An Indigenous Peoples’ History of the United States In the United States today, there are more than 500 federally recognized indigenous communities and nations comprising nearly three million people. These are the descendants of the 15 million people who once…
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Littlewolf v. Hodel – Native American Rights – CCR Docket 1989-1990

The White Earth Reservation, located in northern Minnesota, was set aside “in perpe­tuity” in 1867 for the White Earth Band of Chippewa Indians. It  then comprised ap­proximately six million acres, but has been reduced to about 50,000 acres. In the early years…
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Littlewolf v. Hodel – Native American Rights – CCR Docket 1987-1988

Located in northern Minnesota, the White Earth Reservation is set aside for the White Earth Band of Chippewa Indians. At one time, it comprised approximately six million acres, but has been reduced to about 50,000 acres. In 1978 the Minnesota…
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Hopi Partition Land Resisters u. US.A. – Native American Rights – CCR Docket 1987-1988

Usually portrayed in the media as a con­flict between the Navajo and Hopi peoples, the struggle occurring at Big Mountain is in reality one between the Indian peoples and the federal government. At issue are lands located in Arizona which…
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Edna Emerson LITTLEWOLF, et al., Appellants, v. Manuel LUJAN, Jr., Secretary of the Interior, et al formerly Chippewa v. Donald P. Hodel, the Secretary of the Interior, and Attorney General Edwin Meese III – Native American Rights – CCR Docket 1988-1989

Located in northern Minnesota, the White Earth Reservation was set  aside  “in perpetuity” the White Earth Band of Chippewa Indians 1867. It then comprised approximately six million acres, but has been reduced to about 50,C acres. In the early years…
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White Earth – Native Americans – CCR Docket 1986-1987

Located in northern Minnesota, the White Earth Reservation is set aside for the White Earth Band of Chippewa Indians. At one time, it comprised approximately six million acres, but has been reduced to about 50,000 acres. In 1978 the Minnesota…
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Big Mountain – Native American Rights – CCR Docket 1986-1987

Many people in the United States know about the struggle that is occurring at Big Mountain by virtue of the recent Academy Award-winning film, “Broken Rainbow.” Usually portrayed in the media as a con­flict between the Navajo and Hopi peoples,…
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