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Russell Means

Russell Means, an Oglala Lakota and a prominent voice in the struggle for indigenous rights, was the first national director of the American Indian Movement. Under his leadership, and through actions from Alcatraz to Wounded Knee, the organization and the plight of Native Americans received national and international attention. He acted in a number of movies including The Last of the Mohicans and Natural Born KillersHe is the author of Where White Men Fear to Tread and with Bayard Johnson, If You've Forgotten the Names of the Clouds, You've Lost Your Way. He passed away in South Dakota on October 22, 2012.


Date Recorded     Handle Program Title Audio Sample?    
1992: 04/27 #MEAR003 For the World to Live Columbus Must Die  
- #MEAR003-MEAR004 For the World to Live Columbus Must Die + Knowing Who You Are: Lessons from Native America  
1993: 10/11 #MEAR004 Knowing Who You Are: Lessons from Native America  
1988: 09/28 #MEAR001 Native America  
1992: 02/21 #MEAR002 Welcome to the Reservation  


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