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United States v. Sioux Nation of Indians, 448 U.S. 371 (1980), ...

wikipedia - 11 Sep 2016
United States v. Sioux Nation of Indians, 448 U.S. 371 (1980), was a United States Supreme Court case in which the Court held that: 1) the enactment by Congress of a law allowing the Sioux Nation to pursue a claim against the United States that had been previously adjudicated did not violate the doctrine of separation of powers; and 2) the taking of property that was set aside for the use of the tribe required just compensation, including interest.
united states v. sioux nation of indians

What's next for the Dakota Access Pipeline?

PBS NewsHour - 10 Dec 2016
The Standing Rock Sioux and supporters say the $3.8 billion project disrupts sacred burial grounds, and threatens the tribe's main source of drinking water and violates the terms of an 1851 treaty with the U.S. government. ...
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Remember the Massacre at Wounded Knee

Jacobin magazine - 29 Dec 2016
As dawn appeared on December 29, 1890, about 350 Lakota Indians awoke, having been forced by the US Army to camp the night before alongside the Wounded Knee Creek in South Dakota. The US Cavalry's 7th Regiment had “escorted” them there the ...
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Land Claims: An Indigenous People's History of the United States

In These Times - 12 Sep 2015
On July 23, 1980, in United States v. Sioux Nation of Indians, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the Black Hills (Paha Sapa) had been taken illegally and offered $106 million dollars be paid in remuneration. The Sioux, maintaining that their land was ...
united states v. sioux nation of indians

The fall and rise of Native North America

Phys.Org - 27 Sep 2016
"It was that same US strategy and behaviour against Indian nations that helped determine US behaviour in dealing with 21st century terrorism. Specifically obnoxious to Native people in 2011 was the fact there were around 24,000 Indian people serving in ...
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Standing Tall

Slate Magazine - 23 Sep 2016
The situation at Standing Rock is a reminder that the plight of American Indian tribes, and of the Sioux in particular, stands as an all too familiar and dark chapter of U.S. history. The Sioux famously battled Custer and signed those historic treaties ...
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Pipeline Fighters “March to Give Keystone XL the Boot”

Common Dreams - 07 Aug 2017
Landowners and citizens have voiced concerns about the state authorizing the use of eminent domain for a foreign corporation to take their land for a private gain pipeline that threatens the Ogallala aquifer and fragile Nebraska farmland. In addition ...
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Wisconsin Indian tribes clashing over casino expansion

The Capital Journal - 24 Apr 2017
Scott Walker refused to give the Menominee Nation permission to build a second casino on trust land in Kenosha after the Potawatomi and Ho-Chunk complained about competition — just as the Stockbridge-Munsee are now. ...
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Why Native Americans don't want reparations

Washington Post - 10 Jun 2014
And our justice traditions require the restoration of our land relationship, not monetary reparations. Two cases, United States v. Sioux Nation of Indians and Kivalina v. ExxonMobil Corporation, et. al, highlight the importance of thinking about ...
united states v. sioux nation of indians

What to Know About the Dakota Access Pipeline Protests

Money Magazine - 30 Oct 2016
The Standing Rock Sioux tribe has opposed the Dakota Access Pipeline since first learning about plans for the pipeline in 2014. But it's only been in recent months that the issue has gained national attention, as thousands of protesters—including many ...
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1851 treaty resonates in DAPL discussion

Bismarck Tribune - 11 Nov 2016
Harjo curated an exhibit on treaties at the Smithsonian's Museum of the American Indian and wrote an accompanying book, both called, “Nation to Nation: Treaties between the United States and American Indian Nations. ...

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