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indigenous people of North America whose language belongs to the Siouan branch of the Hokan-Siouan linguistic stock (see Native American languages) and who call themselves the Absaroka, or bird people.
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Today the Crow Legislative branch supported me in planting a seed of faith to propel the Crow Nation into Greater Prosperity.
Obama, who was adopted into the Crow Nation during his 2008 presidential campaign, said he found common cause with the young people he and his wife met in a reservation elementary school Friday.
We look forward to expanding our relationship with the Crow Nation and increasing production from the Absaloka Mine.
The candidate said at the time it was 'an enormous honour' to be adopted into the Crow nation and struggled to pronounce his new name, the report added.
Glenn Goulet, the company chief executive officer, said, 'We are excited to be working with The Crow Nation, the largest of the seven Indian reservations in Montana.
war effort went unrecognized and unrewarded by a Jim Crow nation in 1917-1920, and left black America to remember World War I as a depressing episode of national bigotry and betrayal.
Lear's meditation centred on Plenty Coups, the last great chief of the Crow Nation, who oversaw the transition of the Crow from a nomadic hunting culture, roaming the Great Plains in search of buffalo, to a people confined to reservations.
The water settlement will bring more than $460 million to the Crow Nation to ensure safe drinking water for the reservation and rehabilitate the irrigation project.
In his book, Radical Hope: Ethics in the Face of Cultural Devastation, Lear construes the exemplary moral imagination of Plenty Coups, the last great chief of the Crow Nation, at a time when his people were facing cultural ruination, due to the implementation of a U.
Take Some Lines for Jim Beckwourth, 1978, in which threads of twisted rawhide and tufts of cow hair arranged in tidy rows invoke the man's story: The son of a black mother and white father, Beckwourth was born into slavery in Virginia in 1798; he traveled the American frontier trading horses and was eventually made a chief of the Crow Nation.
Almost as soon as the company had been established in 1998, Goldman decided that he wanted to make a commitment to social responsibility and so entered into an innovative partnership with the Crow Nation in Montana, a community with high levels of unemployment.
Henry Old Coyote, a member of the Crow nation, explained, "The Crows are taught that everything you see has a purpose in this world and contributes something to life.