Born in San Antonio, Texas, in 1938 to an Oklahoma family, Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz grew up in Central Oklahoma, daughter of a sharecropper and a half-Native American mother. Her paternal grandfather, a settler of Scots-Irish ancestry, was a landed farmer, veterinarian, a labor activist and a Socialist Party member in Oklahoma and also a member of the Industrial Workers of the World, "Wobblies. Wikipedia*
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Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz has eight videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1997 Speech. The year with the most videos was 2006 with two videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2014 with an average of 1,214 views per program. Most appearances with Ishmael S. Reed (2), Justin Desmangles (2), Genny Lim (2). Most common tags: About Books, Native Americans.