John Trudell

John Trudell

Born: February 15, 1946

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Occupation: Musician, poet, actor

Biography: John Trudell is an American author, poet, actor, musician, and former political activist. He was the spokesperson for the United Indians of All Tribes' takeover of Alcatraz beginning in 1969, broadcasting as Radio Free Alcatraz. During most of the 1970s, he served as the chairman of the American Indian Movement, based in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Source/Notes: What it Means to be a Human Being Speech
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Source/Notes: These below come from various film and audio found on San Francisco/indybay, Kansas City, and Houston indymedia sources (see links below)

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