drive-by planet: Dakota ‘Trail of Tears’ march in Minnesota: setting the historical record straight

In November of last year in Minnesota native Americans and supporters took part in a trek known as the Dakota Commemorative March – the 10th year it has been reenacted. Minnesota’s ‘Trail of Tears’ pays tribute to the 1,700 Dakota captives, mostly women and children, who were force marched 150-miles from the Lower Sioux Agency ...