Native American month to include Black Indians

The Native American Student Association at the University of Michigan are including Black Indians are part of the Native American Heritage Month.

Native students are working with African-American students and the Center for Afro-American and African Studies to develop events about Black Indians. Martha Redbone, a singer of Black and Native heritage, will perform at the school.

Native students are organizing other events in hopes of educating people about Native people and culture.

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Week builds ties between blacks, Native Americans (The Michigan Daily 11/8)