Summary Of The Cherokee Nation Decision

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In the essay The Cherokee Nation Decision, Deloris identifies several key terms, with the first being "independent". In the beginning of the essay, Deloris gives examples to identify how the different tribes are independent. She describes that before the settlers had come to America, or had started their venture west, the Indians had their own culture and rituals that would set them apart from the rest of the world. Then when the settlers came for their own independence, they would make the Indians leave, or they would kill the Indians with their superior technology. This is important for many reasons. It opened the path for many court cases to reserve space for the Native Americans and created a tension between the Native Americans who did

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