Event Title

Historical Trauma

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In 2013, Brian Cladoosby, Chairman of the Swinomish Indian Tribal Community and the President of the Association of Washington Tribes, was elected as the 21st President of the National Congress of American Indians. He is one of the most senior tribal political leaders in Washington State and the Pacific Northwest and is continually active in tribal and state politics. On an international level, he is the Co-Speaker of the Coast Salish Gathering, which comprises British Columbia First Nations and Western Washington Tribes. In 2011 at the Reservation Economic Summit & American Indian Business Trade Fair, President Cladoosby was awarded the American Indian Tribal Leader Award for his exceptional achievements. Each year this award honors an outstanding leader who supports American Indian business and economic development endeavors in tribal communities.

Document Type

Video

Start Date

25-5-2017 3:00 PM

End Date

25-5-2017 4:30 PM

Location

Western Washington University

Resource Type

Moving Image

Duration

1:10:26

Title of Series

The Ray Wolpow Institute Invited Speakers

Genre/Form

video recordings

Program

The Ray Wolpow Institute for the Study of the Holocaust, Genocide, and Crimes Against Humanity

Keywords

Swinomish Indian Tribal Community, Native American historical trauma

Type

Text

Rights

Copying of this document in whole or in part is allowable only for scholarly purposes. It is understood, however, that any copying or publication of this document for commercial purposes, or for financial gain, shall not be allowed without the author’s written permission.

Language

English

Format

video/mp4

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Historical Trauma

Western Washington University

In 2013, Brian Cladoosby, Chairman of the Swinomish Indian Tribal Community and the President of the Association of Washington Tribes, was elected as the 21st President of the National Congress of American Indians. He is one of the most senior tribal political leaders in Washington State and the Pacific Northwest and is continually active in tribal and state politics. On an international level, he is the Co-Speaker of the Coast Salish Gathering, which comprises British Columbia First Nations and Western Washington Tribes. In 2011 at the Reservation Economic Summit & American Indian Business Trade Fair, President Cladoosby was awarded the American Indian Tribal Leader Award for his exceptional achievements. Each year this award honors an outstanding leader who supports American Indian business and economic development endeavors in tribal communities.