This clip was recorded in October 2008 at the University of Illinois Champaign/Urbana campus. This campus was the focal point of the successful campaign to end the use of the fictional character "Chief Illiniwek" as the University sports mascot.

Here John addresses a Native Studies class that came into being as a result of changes in consciousness at the school...changes in consciousness that took place during and as a result of the campaign to end the 'Chief'.



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