Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

25/8/2011

‘This is 21st Century racism and apartheid’: Cherokee Indian tribe expels all slave descendants

The nation’s second-largest Indian tribe formally booted from membership thousands of descendants of black slaves who were brought to Oklahoma more than 170 years ago by Native American owners. The Cherokee nation voted after the Civil War to admit the slave descendants to the tribe. for more click here

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