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Flag Songs: Honoring Sovereign Tribal Nations on Independence Day

ICTMN Staff
7/4/13

While today the U.S. exuberantly celebrates its adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, asserting independence from the United Kingdom, many aross Indian country will instead reflect upon the sovereignty of each of our many tribal nations. In honor of our nations and peoples, here is a short list of just a few American Indian nation's flag songs, with video performances to enjoy. (Related: Celebrate Native Culture at a Pow Wow on the Fourth of July)

Diné Nation

 

Ponca Tribe of Nebraska

 

Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma

 

Shoshone Flag Song

 

Lakota Flag Song/Veterans Song

 

Kiowa Tribe of Oklahoma

 

Cherokee Nation

 

Crow Tribe

 

Menominee Nation

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very beautiful touches the very spirit, wado oginalii`s bear2feather aniyunwiya nation
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