Darren Ranco and Rebecca Tsosie on the Doctrine of Discovery, and how this legal stance was implemented and ignored in Wabanaki Territory: 2022 Indian Law & History Lecture (Note: In March 2023, the Vatican repudiated the Doctrine of Discovery. Hear BIPOC land justice leaders respond in this video from April 2023.)
Chuck Sam’s Presentation: Historic Land Loss among Native Americans: What Land Trusts Need to Know Before Partnering with Native American Tribes and Nations https://landtrustalliance.adobeconnect.com/_a993065765/p73w2diyo6tl/?proto=true
The Doctrine of Discovery: Unmasking the Domination Code. Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3. This film is a result of the collaborative efforts by Dakota filmmaker and Director Sheldon Wolfchild and Co-Producer Steven Newcomb (Shawnee, Lenape). It traces how the Christian doctrine of discovery has been used by early colonizers and the US government to disenfranchise indigenous people of their land and power, in the past and present.
Half the land in Oklahoma could be returned to Native Americans. It should be.
The True Cost of the Louisiana Purchase by Robert Lee.
Across the Shaman’s River by Daniel Lee Henry
Trust in the Land by Beth Rose Middleton
American Indians & National Parks by Robert H. Keller and Michael F. Turek
After One Hundred Winters by Margaret Jacobs