Exiled in the Land of the Free: Democracy, Indian Nations, and the U.S. Constitution
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Exiled in the Land of the Free: Democracy, Indian Nations, and the U.S. Constitution

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"Now available as a paperback, it has become an indispensable work in any discussion on the influences on the framers of the Constitution". (Harvard Review -- paperbacks)"These impressive essays by eight Native American leaders and scholars present persuasive evidence that the American colonists and U.S. founding fathers borrowed from the Iroquois Confederacy and other Ind...more
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Published September 1st 1997 by Clear Light Publishing (first published 1992)
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Is the US constitution a indigenous idea? 1 2 Oct 02, 2011 07:40AM  
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Oren Lyons is a Native American Faithkeeper of the Turtle Clan of the Onondaga and Seneca Nations of the Haudenosaunee (Iroquois Confederacy), as well as a member of the Council of Chiefs of the Haudenosaunee, professor, author, publisher, advocate of Indigenous and environmental causes, and honorary chairman of the Iroquois Nationals Lacrosse team.

Lyons was given the name Joagquisho, Bright Sun w...more
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