Sioux

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a member of a group of North American Indian peoples who spoke a Siouan language and who ranged from Lake Michigan to the Rocky Mountains

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Dakotas live on four reservations in the state, "but we did make the statement that in Minnesota, the Dakota people are welcome.
In the wake of the Dakota Conflict, Dakota people moved up the Minnesota River and onto the plains beyond.
As a result Dakota people lost the tiyospaye support system vital to tribalism and tribal survival.
In accordance with the treaty, the Dakota people have mined the sacred stone from the quarry, but the Yankton Sioux never received the services and money they were promised.
The maintenance and protection of the land is very important to the Dakota people and to future generations.
In The Dakota of the Canadian Northwest, he painstakingly details the economic and cultural survival strategies of the approximately ten groups of Dakota people who entered Canada between 1862 and 1877 and subsequently made homes in Manitoba and Saskatchewan.
Then in the 1950s, to move the Dakota people out of the town of Portage, their urban lands were taken over by the government and they were moved to their current 30-acre location on the outskirts of town.
In his book Black Hills: Sacred Hills (1987), Tom Charging Eagle told about the importance of this sacred site to Dakota people and its appropriation by the U.
Whitecloud said the Dakota people might be out of options, unless they can come up with the millions required to wage a court battle.
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