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Standing silent nation [electronic resource] / by Courtney Hermann and Suree Towfighnia.

Author/Creator:
Hermann, Courtney.
Publication:
Watertown, Mass. : Documentary Educational Resources, 2007.
Format/Description:
Video
1 online resource (72 min.)
Series:
Ethnographic video online, volume 1

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Subjects:
Hemp farmers -- Badlands (S.D. and Neb.).
Hemp -- Government policy -- United States.
Oglala Indians -- Economic conditions.
Oglala Sioux Tribe of the Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota -- Economic conditions.
Oglala Sioux Tribe of the Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota -- Government relations.
Oglala Sioux Tribe of the Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota -- Social conditions.
Form/Genre:
Ethnographic films.
Documentary films.
Summary:
What does a family have to endure to create a future for itself? When the Oglala Sioux Tribe passed an ordinance separating industrial hemp from its illegal cousin, marijuana, Alex White Plume and his family glimpsed a brighter future.
Notes:
Previously released on DVD.
Title from title frames (Ethnographic video online, viewedJul. 2, 2014).
Recorded in St. Louis, Missouri, South Dakota, and Gordon, Nebraska.
Electronic reproduction. Alexandria, VA : Alexander Street Press, 2010. (Ethnographic video online, volume1). Available via World Wide Web.
Contributor:
Towfighnia, Suree.
Hermann, Courtney.
Alexander Street Press.
OCLC:
701798555
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.