Native America was formed in 1993 as a nation wide grass roots movement
to bring about a federal national holiday for Native Americans. The
Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma fully supports this issue with resolution
91-93. United Native America resolution 1-1 calls on the federal government
to stop using our tax dollars to pay for Columbus Day.
not rate a federal tax paid holiday in this country. We are standing
up against the racial exclusion of Native Americans in our society
to include these industries, national television stations, movie industries,
national sports industries, national news media and music industries.
Bringing about these changes have to take place before America can
say it represents all its people equally.
The American Indians helped
give birth to this country and helped form the government we have
today, this is the true beginning history of America. This contribution
and many more are noted in the American Indian heritage month of November
resolution passed each year by the United States Senate and signed
by the president, please join us in the struggle in the spirit of
Crazy Horse, Tecumseh and countless others to live in peace on our