Dennis Banks, or Nowa Cumig, helped lead the 71-day occupation and liberation of Wounded Knee in 1973.
Some media reports have called the shooting at Orlando’s Pulse nightclub the worst in U.S. history. Does this ‘erase’ Wounded Knee and other tragedies in the violent history of the United States?
MINNEAPOLIS --- In the aftermath of the Pulse nightclub rampage, Americans are struggling to come to terms with another shocking act of mass murder. But attempts to place Sunday’s tragedy in historical context risk ignoring the bloody history of the United States, including many deadly attacks on oppressed minority groups that resulted in even