Persons: Aboriginal

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Dann, Mary and Carrie: Connexipedia: Right Livelihood Award Winner
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Leaders in the struggle of the Western Shoshone to retain their ancestral lands.
Deganawida (The Great Peacemaker): Connexipedia Article
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The founder of the Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) Confederacy.
Dumont, Gabriel: Connexipedia: Article in the Canadian Encyclopedia
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Métis leader in what is now western Canada. (1837-1906).
Dumont, Gabriel: Connexipedia Article
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Métis leader in what is now western Canada. (1837-1906).
Erasmus, Georges: Connexipedia: Article in the Canadian Encyclopedia
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Canadian Aboriginal politician, national chief of the Assembly of First Nations from 1985 to 1991. (Born 1948).
The Fight for Leonard Peltier
Perry, Hayden
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1999
LEONARD PELTIER, A Native American class-war prisoner, has served twenty-three years in federal prisons for a crime he did not commit—and authorities admit they do not know who did it.
Marshall, Donald, Jr: Connexipedia: Article in the Canadian Encyclopedia
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Accused of murder, Marshall, a 16-year old Micmac, was convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment. After he had served 11 years in a penitentiary, a re-examination of the case found him innocent. (1...
Mercredi, Ovide William: Connexipedia: Article in the Canadian Encyclopedia
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Aboriginal Canadian politician and leader. (Born 1946).
Metacomet (Metacomb): Connexipedia Article
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A war chief of the Wampanoag Indians and their leader in King Philip's War. (Died 1676).
Opchanacanough: Connexipedia Article
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A tribal chief of the Powhatan Confederacy. (Died 1646).
Osceola: Connexipedia Article
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War chief of the Seminole in Florida who led a small band of warriors in the Seminole resistance when the United States tried to remove the Seminoles from their lands. (1804-1838).
Peltier, Leonard: Connexipedia Article
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American activist and member of the American Indian Movement. (Born 1944).
Pontiac: Connexipedia Article
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An Ottawa chief who led Pontiac's Rebellion. (1763-1766).
Riel, Louis: Connexipedia Article
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Metis leader, founder of Manitoba, central figure in the North-West rebellion. (1844-1885).
Riel, Louis: Connexipedia: Article in the Canadian Encyclopedia
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Metis leader, founder of Manitoba, central figure in the North-West rebellion. (1844-1885).
Tecumseh: Connexipedia: Article in the Canadian Encyclopedia
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Shawnee chief who attempted to form an alliance of tribes to combat American territorial ambitions and tried to rally the tribes in a common defence against the Americans. (1768-1813).
Tecumseh: Connexipedia Article
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Shawnee chief who attempted to form an alliance of tribes to combat American territorial ambitions and tried to rally the tribes in a common defence against the Americans. (1768-1813).

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The Connexions Archive & Library is Toronto-based project dedicated to keeping alive the rich history of grassroots movements for social justice. Connexions preserves 'alternative' histories that r...

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George Armstrong
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Hockey player.