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American Indians and the fight for equal voting rights (Book, [College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University]

Takes me back 40 years to our days teaching on the reservation.  Frybread was a frequent treat, and everyone had Navajo Taco dinners as a fundraiser for school groups.  The last time we visited the reservation, we couldn't even find a cafe that served them :-(.

Indian Fry Bread and Indian Taco Recipe, Whats Cooking America

jun 2, 1924: The Indian Citizenship Act  With Congress' passage of the Indian Citizenship Act, the government of the United States confers citizenship on all Native Americans born within the territorial limits of the country.

Presidential History Geeks - Cal Coolidge and Native Rights. On June 1924 that Coolidge signed the Indian Citizenship Act into law, granting citizenship to all Native Americans born within the territorial limits of the United States.

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Here is a new art project for November. This project was inspired by this one at Ramblings of a Crazy Woman. I intentionally wanted to put out another project that involves cutting as many of my students still need cutting.

✯ Memorial to the Navajo Code Talkers from World War II - Arizona State Capitol Mall ✯

✯ Memorial to the Navajo Code Talkers from World War II - Arizona State Capitol Mall ✯ An amazing achievement. I learned the other day that the Navajo were not able to vote until And that makes the devotion of these men even more meaningful and humbling.

A chronology of key events in the history of Cuba, from the time it was claimed for Spain in 1492 to the present

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84% Indian Amercians voted for Obama, claims study - Times of India -   Times of India     84% Indian Amercians voted for Obama, claims studyTimes of IndiaWASHINGTON: A whopping 84 per cent Indian Americans voted for Barack Obama in Novembers US presidential elections, according to a survey of Asian-Americans. About 77 per cent of all Asian-Americans voted... - http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=tfd=Rusg=AFQjCNFXjRyCqKsLGq4Nxr_vwzp-7-bdKwurl=http://times

84% Indian Amercians voted for Obama, claims study - Times of India - Times of India 84% Indian Amercians voted for Obama, claims studyTimes of IndiaWASHINGTON: A whopping 84 per cent Indian Americans voted for Barack Obama in Novembers US presidential elections, according to a survey of Asian-Americans. About 77 per cent of all Asian-Americans voted... - http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=tfd=Rusg=AFQjCNFXjRyCqKsLGq4Nxr_vwzp-7-bdKwurl=http://times

@Chelsea Bagozzi; You knew about the shitty hours when you became a farmer, right?

Oh how I despise daylight savings. When told the reason for daylight saving time, the Old Indian said, "Only the Government would believe that you could cut a foot off the top of a blanket, sew it to the bottom, and have a longer blanket.

Type of Source: Picture from mollymakingmoney.wix.com Date of Origin: 1920's Women's suffrage became a large issue in the 1920's to 30's. Women had to fight for their rights to vote and even to be classified as 'persons' In 1916 Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta gave women the provincial vote, later in 1917 Ontario and BC followed. In May of 1918 all Canadian women were granted the right to vote, except Quebec.   Anderson, Doris. "Status of women." The Canadian Encyclopedia. 2/07/06.

Women were reviled, kicked, beaten, ostracized and battled so women could vote. Don't disrespect their sacrifice by not exercising your vote -- every time you have the chance. -- "An American suffragette proclaiming 'Women! Use your vote,' circa "

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