A moment in Haudenosaunee history

To the Editor: I have found an old sign showing what is owed to us from the Queen of England’s last visit to this area, It recognizes our people as allies not subjects, as such we are recognized as a nation and must be dealt with on a nation to nation basis. The monies owed to us by way of illegal separation and expropriation of our lands supposedly held in trust by the government should not be seen as funding but as money that is ours to do with as our traditional government sees fit. Our traditional governing body must be returned to power and the government elected band council (1924) disbanded. Hersel Loft [hfloft09@gmail.com]…

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