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Russell Means grows angry when asked about missing man

April 29, 2012 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS (AP) Aside from brief confrontations between federal officials and American Indian Movement leaders, a two-day conference that brought together all sides of the 1973 Wounded Knee occupation went fairly smoothly.

Until the final session.
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Activist Ray Robinson was declared dead after Wounded Knee, but his body was never found

April 29, 2012 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS When civil rights activist Ray Robinson arrived at Wounded Knee in April 1973 to stand alongside Native Americans in their fight against social injustice, he excitedly called his wife back home and told her, “This could be the spark that lights the prairie fire.”
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Widow of civil rights activist who disappeared in Wounded Knee, S.D.,wants him home

April 27, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) When civil rights activist Ray Robinson arrived at Wounded Knee in April 1973 to stand alongside Native Americans in their fight against social injustice, he excitedly called his wife back home and told her, “This could be the spark that lights the prairie fire.” Continue Reading