The Law and Philosophy of Indian-Hating

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The Law and Philosophy of Indian-Hating

Lecture by Prof. Matthew Fletcher. He is a Professor of Law at Michigan State University College of Law and Director of the Indigenous Law and Policy Center.

Wednesday, February 28, 2018
4:30pm-5:30pm
Haldeman 41 (Kreindler Conference Hall)
Intended Audience(s): Public
Categories: Lectures & Seminars

The Law and Philosophy of Indian-Hating

Childlike. Savage. Uncivilized. Lawless. Heathen. Incompetent. Dependent. Selfish. Tyrannical. American law and philosophy on “our” Indians was driven by these notions for centuries. Still is.
 

 

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