The government has attempted to solve these problems but none of their attempts have worked. Reservations were made, yet they kicked the Indians out. Resources were given, and then taken away. The government was not firm with the laws that were put into place. Because they were not strict, the laws were broken, causing the Indians to suffer. In order to secure every ones rights, the government needs to treat every one with equality. In 1887, the Dawes Act was put into place. It just destroyed the Indian culture and
I want to be the person who changes the lives of many. I am going to bring my tribe back to there land and show my ancestors that I care. I want the Americans and the Indians to live together in peace. I think that making everyone pay for their land, pay taxes, and be able to buy and sell land. Along with buying land, the owner will be allowed to fence their property in. This will make it so that the settlers will not be able to kick us out of our reservations. The money will go to helping us build our land and get the resources we need. The government has to treat all the people equally. I believe that doing this will change the lives of many for the better and us Indians will be able to live in peace.