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The Occupation of Alcatraz

A look at the 1969-1971 occupation of Alcatraz Island by the Indians of All Tribes, a coalition of American Indian students and urban Indians. This highly publicized and symbolic action sparked the years of Native resistance to come.

Printed at the worker-owned Stumptown Printers, Portland, OR.

This is #34 in the Celebrate People’s History Poster Series.



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