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Native American Occupation Of Alcatraz

Duration:
11 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 03 June 2014

In June 1971, an 18-month long occupation of Alcatraz Island in San Francisco Bay by Native Americans came to an end. It was credited with raising awareness of indigenous rights. Hear from 'Indians Of All Tribes' spokesman and protest participant John Trudell.

(Photo: Alcatraz Island. Credit: Getty Images)

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