American Indian MovementBy: Anika Schneider and Britney Ortiz
Dennis Banks: A Native American leader, teacher, lecturer, activist and author. He was a longtime leader of the American Indian Movement, which he co-founded in 1968 with Native Americans in Minnoeapolis
Clyde Bellecourt: A White Earth Ojibwe civil rights rights organizer noted for co-funding the American Indian Movement. In Clyde's childhood he fought against the forces of the authority because he believed that they didn't respect his family and other Indians.
Eddie Benton Banai: A fullblood Ojibwe and a member of the Midewiwin Lodge and he was active in the American Indian Movement.
George Mitchell: Was one of the leaders of the American Indian Movement who organized a meeting attended by 200 Native Americans.