"Prez on the Rez": Making History

Franklin, Matthew
July 2008
News from Native California;Summer2008, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p38
This article discusses a 2007 debate that occurred during the democratic presidential primaries debate on the land of the Morongo Band of Mission Indians. The event, and related discussions about Indians and politics in North America are described. Issues addressed at the debate including health care on Indian reservations and tribal disenrollment are noted.


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