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Warrior Lawyers: Defenders of Sacred Justice

Catalogue Number:  AUGE00
Producer:  Visions/Audrey Geyer
Producers:  Geyer, Audrey
Directors:  Geyer, Audrey
Producing Agencies:  Vision Maker Media
Subject:  American History, Criminal Justice & Law, Current Events, Documentary, First Nations Studies, Guidance, History, Indigenous Issues, Indigenous Peoples, Social Issues, Social Sciences, Social Studies
Language:  English
Grade Level:  9 - 12, Post Secondary, Adult
Country Of Origin:  United States
Copyright Year:  2021
Running Time:  56:46

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'Warrior Lawyers: Defenders of Sacred Justice' is a one-hour PBS documentary that is particularly timely and relevant given our current reckoning with racial inequity and systemic racism. The program focuses on the stories of Native American Lawyers, Tribal Judges and their colleagues who work with Native Nations, their citizens and mainstream institutions to achieve Sacred Justice. These unseen role models strive daily to address and resolve unique and complicated historical, governmental, legal, judicial and social welfare issues, which are most often rooted in discrimination, historical trauma and cultural destruction. Come take a journey into past and present day to learn of untold stories that shine a light on Native Americans rising up to create a new path for today and for the next Seven Generations.

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