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Navajo Girl Riding Her Horse
James Wayne Yazzie, 1943-1969

"When I graduate it is only the beginning. It is the start of something new."  Candace Begody, Navajo



JD Challenger

"There are a lot of things that people in America don't have any idea about.  History has been sanitized." 
 Everett "Tall Oak" Weeden, Pequot and Wampanoag ancestry "



"Among the Indians there have been no written laws. Customs handed down from generation to generation have been the only laws to guide them. Every one might act different from what was considered right did he choose to do so, but such acts would bring upon him the censure of the Nation.... This fear of the Nation's censure acted as a mighty band, binding all in one social, honorable compact."
George Copway (Kah-ge-ga-bowh), Ojibwa



We the People,
Wayne Eagleboy"

"Every law in this country was created without the consent of Native peoples and is applied unequally at our expense."   Leonard Peltier


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