Wednesday, 10/29/08, on American Indian Airwaves
"Special Programming on the Presidential Elections & Undermining Indigenous Sovereignty"
John Tahsuda (Kiowa Nation), Co-Chair of the American Indians for McCain and Louis Gray (Osage Nation), Native American Policy Council for the Obama Campaign and the "Get Out and Vote" Coordinator for the Osage Nation and Central Oklahoma for NCAI, join us for this panel discussion on the two leading presidential candidates platform on Indigenous issues, and Lauri Weahkee, Sacred Alliance for Grassroots Equality (Sage Council) and organizer for the Native Americans Voters Alliance will also be joining us this panel to provide a third-party or independet perspective.
Professors David E. Wilkins (Lumbee Nation) http://www.law.umn.edu/facultyprofiles/wilkinsd.html and Rob Porter (Heron Clan of the Seneca Nation) http://www.law.syr.edu/faculty/facultymember.aspx?fac=107, join us for the second part of the show and panel to discuss the presidential elections & its ramifications, Indigenous sovereignty & its diminution, self-determination, treaties, and what this means for future Indigenous peoples and their respective First Nations.
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