VINE DELORIA, JR.
Standing Rock Sioux

2018 – Writing

Author, theologian, lawyer, historian, and activist Vine Deloria, Jr. is widely known for his book, “Custer Died for Your Sins: An Indian Manifesto” (1969), which helped generate national attention to Native American issues in the same year as the Alcatraz-Red Power Movement.  He is known to many as the leading Native American intellectual of the 20th century and a giant in the realm of Native American policy.