What Was the Occupation of Wounded Knee?
Clip: Season 21 Episode 9 | 1m 49s
In February 1973, Native American protesters occupied Wounded Knee, South Dakota, site of the last Indian Wars massacre.
Aired: 05/11/09 |
Clip: S21 Ep9 | 2m 1s
Clip: S21 Ep9 | 1m 51s
Clip: S21 Ep9 | 2m 43s
S21 Ep2 | 52m 28s
The Chinese Six Companies
On May 28, 1900, San Francisco policemen formed a perimeter around Chinatown as officials diagnosed bubonic plague in the neighborhood and wanted to quarantine the nearly 20,000 residents. As tensions flared, an influential group of merchants known as the Chinese Six Companies sprang into action.Watch
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