American Indian Movement and Native American Radicalism

URL

http://go.galegroup.com/gdsc/i.do?action=interpret&id=3HGB&v=2.1&u=ucsandiego&it...

Description

The American Indian Movement (AIM) was founded in 1968, at a time of social change and protest and the civil rights movement. AIM used the press and media to present its own unvarnished message to the American public. This collection includes the extensive FBI documentation on the evolution of AIM as an organization of social protest, documentation on the 1973 Wounded Knee Stand-off, materials collected by the Extremist Intelligence Section. These primary sources provide insight into the motives, actions, and leadership of AIM and the development of Native American radicalism, as well as the attitudes of the US government towards this organization.

Subjects

Ethnic Studies, Native Americans, United States History

Access Restrictions

UCSD Only

Access Information

"UCSD Only" resources are funded & licensed by UC San Diego Library & the University of California.

Off-campus access restricted to current UC San Diego faculty, staff & students.