Border Imperialism: Control of Land and Bodies Though Colonial Violence

November 2, 2023
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Iowa City Public Library, 123 S Linn St

The Public Policy Center is proud to support this lecture hosted by the Iowa City Foreign Relations Council. 

Speaker Sikowis Nobiss, Founder/ED of the Great Plains Action Society, talks about how Colonial border policy enforcement, coupled with settler-state immigration laws, are critical factors in eroding Indigenous Peoples's customs, traditions, and national identities through displacement, restriction of movement and ongoing encroachment.

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