Vernon Bellecourt

Vernon Bellecourt

Vernon Bellecourt was a member of the White Earth Band of Ojibwe , and a Native American rights activist, one of the highest leaders in the American Indian Movement . In the Ojibwe language, his name meant "Man of Dawn." Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Vernon Bellecourt has three videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1994 Forum. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2002 with an average of 323 views per program.

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Previously

Director, American Indian Movement c. July 29, 1994 - c. July 28, 1994 Videos: 3

Recent Appearances

  • International A.N.S.W.E.R. Rally

    International A.N.S.W.E.R. Rally

    Activists representing various groups met on the Ellipse in Washington, DC to voice their support for a Palestinian state,…

  • Kwame Ture Tribute

    Kwame Ture Tribute

    Supporters gathered at a fundraising tribute for Kwame Ture, who was recently diagnosed with prostate cancer. They talked…

  • Media Coverage of Minority Activism

    Media Coverage of Minority Activism

    This was a panel discussion at the Unity '94 concerning the relationship between various forms of media and minority groups.…

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