Battle of Wounded Knee

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The event that that ended all the wars between the Indians and America was the Battle of Wounded Knee. The battle symbolizes not only never ending battle of Indians and Americans but the end of the American frontier. The once proud Sioux found their free-roaming life ruined, the buffalo gone. They were confined to reservations dependant on Indian Agents for their survival. They tried to return to their old ways on being dependent on themselves …

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…from present day Native Americans and their supporters. We must never forget this moment in United States history of the horrific destruction of human life and liberty. The Native Americans gave up their land and suffered loss of lives and rights. We took over everything that the Native Americans worked and lived for. The Battle of Wounded Knee should be more talked about in American history, so we can never forget the event of December 29, 1980.