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Chief Young Man Afraid of His Horses
1830-1900


Tasunka Kokipapi
Chief Young Man Afraid of His Horses
The Young Man of Whose Horses They Are Afraid"
Young Men Fear His Horses
Oglala Sioux

Tasunka Kokipapi served as President of the Pine Ridge Indian Council. A negotiator with Whites, his efforts were to aid in the transition to reservation life before and after the massacre at Wounded Knee.

For more information see Native North Americans Reference Library page on Chief Takunka Kokipapi



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They made us many promises, more than I can remember. But they kept but one - They promised to take our land...and they took it. -- Chief Red Cloud

Tunkashila, Let us stand Coalition strong in protection of our lands, our beliefs, our Sacred Spirituality, and our traditional Indigenous ways of life. We stand in strong support of Indigenous Rights and the Inherent Allodial title of Dakota, Lakota, and Nakota Lands. Let us reclaim what is ours and work diligently to preserve what we now have.

End Dakota/Lakota/Nakota Ethnic Cleansing!

This website was created to Honor of our Ancestors, our Traditions, Elders and Children, and to provide a future for our generations to come.

That piece of red, white and blue cloth stands for a system and a country that does not honor it's own word...If it stood for honor and truth, it would remember our treaties and give them the appropriate place under international law. But it doesn't. It dishonors its own word and violates its treaties...
In Honor of Tony Black Feather (Died August 11 2004)


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