Dennis Banks and AIM

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Dennis Banks and AIM

By: Lori Williamson | Item of the Day | April 12, 2022

Today is the birthday of Dennis Banks, a co-founder of the American Indian Movement (AIM) which started in Minneapolis in 1968.
Learn more here: https://www.mnopedia.org/group/american-indian-movement-aim