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San Jose raises first California Indian Flag

On June 15th 2018, the city of San Jose in California raised the first-ever California Indian Flag to represent California Tribes. The ceremony honored local Ohlone tribes. The following were in attendance and honored.. Muwekma Ohlone Tribe of the San Francisco Bay Area - Charlene Nijmeh – Chairwoman Monica V....

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Genocide of 16,000 Natives – California Governor Issues Apology

On June 18th, 2019 California Governor Gavin Newsom issued the first ever formal apology to California Native tribes for past violence and genocide.  “California must reckon with our dark history,” said Governor Gavin Newsom. “California Native American peoples suffered violence, discrimination and exploitation sanctioned by state government throughout its history....

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