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Reflection as Wounded Knee occupation 40th anniversary approaches

February 26, 2013 in The Daily Republic

“It just caused a complete awareness all over the world about Indian people and the struggle they’d been going through here in our own country,” said Clyde Bellecourt, who helped found the AIM movement in the late 1960s. Continue Reading

AIM founders Banks, Bellecourt taking part in rally organized by Lakota man

May 21, 2012 in The Daily Republic

RAPID CITY (AP) American Indian Movement founders Dennis Banks and Clyde Bellecourt are expected to take part in a rally and march Monday in Rapid City for a man who claims he was mistreated at a local hospital.
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