Native Americans Deserve Fairness And Respect

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We, the Natives, deserve fairness and respect. Although you may believe that you know who we are or what has been done to us, we are here to say that you do not. Over the course of this war (and many years prior to it) our hospitable and respectful people have been taken advantage of, brutally assaulted, and viciously murdered. You’ve attacked men, women, and children, all while encroaching upon their territories. After the Battle of Tippecanoe, American soldiers were ashamed with the results, so they dug up Native graves in Prophetstown. The army scattered corpses around to make it seem as though this battle had resulted in a great victory over the Aboriginal peoples. Multiple bodies were scalped and defaced during this horrendous act. Indigenous
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