OBITUARY: CLYDE BELLECOURT, INFLUENTIAL NATIVE AMERICAN CIVIL RIGHTS CHAMPION AND COMMUNITY LEADER

Clyde Bellecourt (also known as Neegawnwaywidun) will be remembered as an influential Native American leader. In 1968, he became one of the founders of the American Indian Movement (AIM). The local group grew to represent American Indian people internationally. They setup or helped run organisations in the realms of education, public health, prisoner rehabilitation and job preparation. Some suc...

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