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Understanding the History and Culture of the Lenape People

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Outdoor Action
Date Posted: 
Friday, April 1, 2022

Reverend Dr. John R. Norwood - Founding Pastor of Ujima Village Christian Church, Nanticoke Lenni-Lenape Tribal Councilman and Judge, and government liaison for the Confederation of Sovereign Nanticoke-Lenape Tribes - spoke with Outdoor Action student leaders on the tribal saga of New Jersey's Nanticoke and Lenape Indians. Rev. Norwood discussed tribal history and culture and current sovereignty, challenges, and misconceptions.