The Minneapolis–Saint Paul metropolitan area is home to one of the largest and most tribally diverse urban American Indian populations, numbering well over 35,000. The size of the Twin Cities’ indigenous population boomed as a result of the 1956 Indian Relocation Act which defunded many reservation services and paid for relocation expenses to the cities in an attempt to assimilate the country’s indigenous peoples. 573 more words
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MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A new exhibit at the Minneapolis Central Library takes a look at a part of America’s painful past.
Justice Alan Page and his wife Diane are sharing art and artifacts they have collected over the past 30 years. 375 more words