Sacheen Littlefeather is a Native American activist who donned Apache dress and presented a speech on behalf of actor Marlon Brando at the Academy Awards ceremony, in protest of the treatment of Native Americans by the film industry.
Rose Marie "Tantoo" Cardinal (Canadian actor and political activist, noted: of Cree descent. Winner of American Indian Film Festival Best Actress Award in 1993 during her cast time as "Snow Bird" on the CBS drama series "Dr.
Black Elk is credited as Oglala Sioux medicine man, Heyoka, Black Elk Speaks. Nicholas Black Elk was an Oglala Sioux medicine man in the transition period from nomadic to reservation life for his people and then, as an