Tribal Historical Overview – The Taking of the Black Hills

1876 Aug 15, US law removed Indians from Black Hills after gold find. Sioux leaders Crazy Horse and Sitting Bull led their warriors to protect their lands from invasion by prospectors following the discovery of gold. This led to the Great Sioux Campaign staged from Fort Laramie. Gold was discovered in Deadwood in the Dakota territory by Quebec brothers Fred and Moses Manuel. The mine was incorporated in California on Nov 5, 1877, as the Homestake Mining Company.

How What Happened Here In Charlottesville Was Inevitable

The NeoNazi White Supremacists next door 25-year-old Eli Mosley of “alt-right” group Identity Evropa. “Our people are feeling real good right now,” he said. “We view this is as a civil rights movement at this point. We’re advocating for white rights and white people, who will soon be a minority in this country. This day was a milestone pushing us into our next stage. We had a large turnout.” “We’re coming back to Charlottesville,” he added defiantly.

The Anti-Defamation League said it was the largest gathering of white supremacists in more than a decade.