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"During the there was a period recognized as the "Reign of Terror" among Native American groups. This was a time where many Native Americans were targeted by private militias in order to stop the spread of the American Indian Movement.
According to Rappahonnock Indian Tribe member Judy Fortune, life for Native Americans in Virginia is more reserved and quieter than many other tribes throughout the country that have ventured into operating casinos and other revenue generating activities.
This Pipeline Could Erase An Important Part Of Native American History
N. Scott Momaday, Pulitzer Prize winner, 1969, House Made of Dawn, and poet, play writer, screen writer and painter. Born in Lawton, Oklahoma he is the founder of Buffalo Trust, a non-profit org.that supports cultural heritage programs in Native American Communities. He is of Kiowa descent and an Oklahoma treasure.