Winona LaDuke: From Geronimo to Bin Laden

Time to revisit this book, especially if you have not seen information about it before.

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From Geronimo to Bin Laden
Winona LaDuke Explores The Militarization of Indian Country

From Hollywood Progressive

May 12, 2011 By Georgianne Nienaber

Editorial Note:  Time to revisit this book, especially if you have not seen information about it before.

Winona LaDuke, a Native American activist and twice Ralph Nader’s Green Party Vice Presidential Candidate , has written a dramatic and prescient book, The Militarization of Indian Country (Honor the Earth). Completed in February 2011, the book is currently at press and comes on the heels of the capture and killing of Osama bin Laden, also known as “Geronimo EKIA” (Enemy Killed in Action). When the code name for bin Laden was revealed, Native American groups sat up and took notice. Harlyn Geronimo, a great grandson of the legendary Apache chief, asked Congress for a formal apology.

As a member of the Onondaga Nation, Geronimo is an Army veteran who served…

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