Native Indian

S Pakhrin

History is written by the victors, and for hundreds of years, that has meant that the history of indigenous people in the U.S. has been simplified, twisted, or simply ignored. "The word indigenous--what does that mean? It means we were here a very long time, and people invaded us," says Johnathan Buffalo, Meskwaki Historic Preservation Program Director. "Our world ended. First of all, 98 percent of [our] human population died within a hundred years of Columbus. Then the survivors had to...