AIM - Organization In 1968, an organization was established...

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Organization In 1968, an organization was established for the main goal of achieving Native American sovereignty. This organization made it known that it would not stop until Native Americans were treated with the same respect as other individuals. The organization I am describing is the forenamed American Indian Movement. According to the AIM homepage at www.aimovement.org, AIM pledged to fight White Man's injustice to Indians, his oppression, persecution, discrimination and malfeasance in the handling of Indian Affairs. The impact that the American Indian Movement has had on Native American life in the United States will forever be remembered through their various effective acts. The American Indian Movement is based out of Minneapolis, Minnesota. For its entire existence, AIM has been fighting each day to ensure Native American rights. The movement was established in order to repair the social downfall created by the severe oppression designated toward the Native Americans. AIM is followed and opposed. The opposed will continue on with their negative attitudes toward the group, but due to AIM’s distinct togetherness, nothing will be able to break their drive or intentions. In the past, Native Americans have been brutalized by authority officials left and
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This essay was uploaded on 04/22/2008 for the course ERS 110 taught by Professor Majak during the Winter '07 term at Wisc La Crosse.

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