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Title Who will bury the dead? : the death of Christianity in Lakota country [Hoopla electronic resource] / Cloud Horse Media.

Publication Info. [United States] : Dreamscape Media, LLC, 2017.
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Description 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 83 min.)) : sd., col.
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Credits Directed by Mark St. Pierre.
Summary This documentary offers a deep, candid, and historical look at the Christian experience of America's largest and best-known tribes: the Dakota and Lakota. Its exploration into Native American history also takes a hard and detailed look at President Ulysses S. Grant's Peace Policy of 1873, which was, in effect, a convert to Episcopalianism or starve edict put forth by the American government in direct violation of its Constitution. The devastation it had on the values of the people affected were dramatic and extremely long-lasting. Grant's policy was finally ended over 100 years later by the Freedom of American Indian Religions Act in 1978. Interlaced with extraordinarily candid interviews, Who Will Bury the Dead? Presents an insider's perspective of how the Dakota and Lakota were estranged from their religious beliefs and their long-standing traditions.
Audience Not rated.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Indians of North America -- Religion -- History.
Lakota Indians -- Religion.
Dakota Indians -- Religion.
Added Author hoopla digital.
Music No. MWT11950580
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