SDPB Documentaries

Oceti Sakowin - The People of the Seven Council Fires

Special | 55m 18s | Video has closed captioning.

For six-hundred years we have lived under the misconception that Columbus discovered America. What he did was stumble on a land already occupied by many people and many nations. In the center of that land were a people who call themselves Oyate: "the People." This is their story, in their words.

Aired: 09/08/07

Rating: TV-G

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