American Indians in Minnesota: Topics and Issues

Land Grab Universities

The indigenous lands stolen from tribal nations built several higher education institutions (including the University of Minnesota). These universities continue to generate revenue from stolen lands with little to no benefit to the tribes and people who call them home. 

For more information on land grant universities explore the resources below.

Land Back Movement 

The land back movement is a call for the return of native lands to native peoples. This is a global campaign that aims to get back land and public land to dismantle white supremacy and systems of oppression. 


Land Allotment

Natural Resources

Last Updated: May 16, 2024 10:36 AM