Black Indians: A Hidden Heritage. The author explores the little-told story of black Indians, defined here as people with dual African and Native American ancestry or African Americans who lived primarily with Native Americans. Using fascinating biographies and detailed research, Katz creates a chronology of this hidden heritage during the settlement of the American West.
Jalisa Ross (Creek, Cherokee, and Otoe-Missouri) is a senior majoring in political science at Oklahoma City University, where she is the reigning Miss Indian OCU. Jalisa was interviewed as a part of a joint project of the Indian Law Resource Center and the National Indigenous Women's Resource Center to define Native love.
#Feather #Tattoo: This tattoo has been adopted from Native Americans. A feather tattoo defines freedom and enlightenment. There are a lot of different types of feather tattoos so make sure you get the one with a positive meaning.