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A History of American Indian Achievement

The Emergence of the American Indian Hero (#107)

The first half of the 20th century was the worst of times for American Indians. They were a vanishing race. Then something remarkable happened: four American Indian women made their voices heard in the courts and the halls of political power, saving American Indians. [28 minutes] Closed Captioning

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Series Description: Join host Tyler Christopher, a 21st century American Indian, as he chronicles the survival of the American Indian in spite of wars and devastation. The programs bring little known American Indian accomplishments to light.

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