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An Indigenous Peoples’ History, talk, Seattle
September 11 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Weds Sept 11, 7:30-9 pm, at Town Hall Seattle, The Great Hall, 1119 Eighth Ave (enter on 8th), Seattle; Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz with Nikkita Oliver An Indigenous Peoples’ History of the United States for Young People. The history of America as a country goes beyond that of a land “discovered” by a few brave men in the “New World.” Indigenous human rights advocate Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz joins us at Town Hall to reveal the roles that settler colonialism and policies of American Indian genocide played in forming our national identity. Dunbar-Ortiz is joined by Seattle-based educator and activist Nikkita Oliver to present an examination of the legacy of Indigenous peoples’ resistance, resilience, and steadfast fight against imperialism. $5, free for youth 22 and under. info https://www.facebook.com/events/1047506348776916/, Tickets and info https://townhallseattle.org/event/roxanne-dunbar-ortiz/