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Equality is Sacred

Published: November 20, 2008, Author: JayTaber

A Profound Difference

Evo Morales met yesterday with indigenous leaders of North America at the National Museum of the American Indian. Contrasting the legitimacy and authenticity of indigenous leadership with that of non-indigenous leaders, Bolivia’s president said that, “In indigenous culture, equality is sacred. It’s a profound difference between our model life in indigenous communities and the model of life put forward by a capitalist society”.

Chief George Manuel Memorial Indigenous Library

The library is dedicated to the memory of Secwepemc Chief George Manuel (1921-1989), to the nations of the Fourth World and to the elders and generations to come.

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