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oglalalakotaveteransmonument
My childhood, adolescent, and war experiences led me to perceive the world as cruel and impersonal.
pineridgeagency
On and around the Pine Ridge Reservation, we cope endlessly with racial intolerance.
mountrushmore
As Lakota people, we struggle to experience even a fraction of what “white privilege” provides for the bigot in this country.
oglalasioux
We have living conditions that hinder our desire to be treated with dignity and to be governed equitably or even to be truly self-governing.
ocetisakowin
We as Native people have a humongous task of relearning our cultural teachings.
northerncheyennetribecapitol
Some tribal governments are a manifestation of colonialism, whereby those who play the game (elected officials, federal and tribal employees) often stand to reap personal financial gain.
ncai
Our ancestors told us to always think seven generations ahead and conduct ourselves accordingly.