Native Cherokee ask for official representation in Washington



A broken treaty made nearly 200 years ago during the Trail of Tears states that in exchange for Cherokee land, the Cherokee nation would be entitled to a delegate in the House. #cherokee #nativeamericans #trailoftears #nation #abcnews #abcnlupdate

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12 comments

  1. The Cherokee Nation should have VOTING rights and representation! Especially in Georgia!

  2. TECHNICALLY ALL TRIBAL NATIONS ALREADY HAVE REPRESENTATION, CALLED THE NATIVE AMERICAN GAMING COMMITTEE , ADMINISTRATIVELY COMMISSION THE BOARD FOR EACH AND EVERY PRICELESS TEAR ON THAT TRAIL OF FORCED ASSIMILATION

  3. Won't happen in my life Time. It's so sad and hard to believe at times.🪶🔥🦬

  4. Hail to the great white father ' of the US of America's

  5. They deserve representation. Who could doubt that at this stage?

  6. This is great, now let's do reparations for black people.

    More specifically, for slavery
    for segregation
    for not having voting rights
    for being over policed
    for Tulsa race massacre
    for medical experiments
    for job discrimination

    on and on

  7. AFTER WHAT THE UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT HAS DONE TO THE NATIVE AMERICAN TRIBES,IT IS TIME TO FULFILL ALL PROVISIONS OF THE TREATIES.
    IT IS TIME FOR COMPENSATION,AND REPRESENTATION..THE NATIVES ARE NOT 2ND CKASS,THEY WERE. THE LAND OWNERS!!! ENOUGH. SAID HONOR THE TREATIES, ALL OF THEM
    GIVE BACK NEW YORK ISLAND. RETURN THEIR TRIBAL BURIAL GROUNDS, THEY WERE HERE FIRST. DO THE RIGHT THING.

  8. 👆 – ВЕSТ ADULТ DAТING SIТE 💗💥k💦

  9. Native Americans owned slaves for thousands of years.

  10. Lets get seats on NATO AND THE UN.

  11. The Italians (roman empire) is asking for reparations in Europe.