(Natural News) Native Americans used a variety of herbal medicines for treating a plethora of illnesses. An article published in AskaPrepper.com listed 23 of the most commonly-used plants in the arsenal of Native American medicine. Blackberry – These antioxidant-rich berries were commonly used by the Cherokee people to treat an upset stomach. Blackberry tea is used…
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By APRIL HOLLOWAY
By the age of 10, most children in the United States have been taught all 50 states that make up the country. But centuries ago, the land that is now the United States was a very different place. Over 20 million Native Americans dispersed across over 1,000 distinct tribes, bands, and ethnic groups populated the territory. Today, Native Americans account for just 1.5 percent of the population, and much of their history has been lost, particularly as today’s education system is sadly lacking when it comes to teaching the rich and complex history of the United States. Here we examine little-known facts about Native Americans, which should be included in every history book.
As of January, 2016, there are 566 legally recognized Native American tribes in the United States, as determined by the Bureau of Indian Affairs.
Prior to European contact, there were over 1,000 tribes, bands or clans, but sadly, some were completely extinguished as a result of disease epidemics or war.
Today, there is not a single accurate historical map that reflects the location of Native American tribes in North America in a single time period, as the post-European contact situation was ever changing, with contact occurring at different times in different areas…..
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By Jeremiah Jones, Indigenous-network.com, September 14, 2016 http://tinyurl.com/zs74zs4 North Dakota’s oil frenzy is leaking like a sieve. You most likely have not heard about it because fracking companies, pipeline owners, and state officials have been keeping information about hundreds of oil spills secret for years. According to Natives News, After a huge spill of more than…
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By: The Voice of Reason | From the looks of things, what started out as a peaceful protest by The Standing Rock Sioux tribe has devolved into a situation beginning to spiral out of control. According to ArmyTimes.com: The Dakota Access pipeline is a $3.8 billion, 1,172-mile project that would carry nearly a half million…
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The federal government has now stepped into the ongoing fight regarding the Dakota Access oil pipeline. On Friday, they ordered work to be temporarily stopped on one segment of the project in North Dakota, asking the Texas-based company in charge of building it to “voluntarily pause” action due to an American Indian tribe urging that the area holds…
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“It’s not a matter of if the pipeline breaks,” Golden Globe-nominated actress Shailene Woodley tells MintPress. “It’s a matter of when. As we know, all pipelines break.” (MINTPRESS) New York — Lakota Sioux protesters blockading the planned route of a $3.8 billion, four-state oil pipeline won a short-term victory on Wednesday, when the project’s developer, Energy…
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