American Indian Movement (AIM)


Subject:
Constitutional Law & Civil Liberties , Native Americans , Government , Civil Rights , American Indian Movement (AIM) , Treaties , Treaties, Native American

Description:
Provides an overview of the American Indian civil rights group that formed in 1968 to speak out against discrimination, treaty rights, reclamation of tribal land, poverty, and related issues. Discusses events in the history of the group, including the protest and confrontation in Wounded Knee, South Dakota, in 1973. Includes a bibliography. From the Minnesota Historical Society.

Publisher:
Minnesota Historical Society

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.mnhs.org/library/tips/history_topics/93aim.html


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