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Waya Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat May-24-08 11:37 AM
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Obama 'adopted' by the Crow Tribe..................
CROW AGENCY, Mont. As the Democratic presidential campaign has moved from season to season over the last 16 months, the political rallies and the town meetings often have taken on a similar feeling and a familiar flavor.
Not so today, here on the Crow Indian Reservation.

As Senator Barack Obama campaigned for the presidential primary in Montana one of two states that closes out the Democratic nominating process on June 3 he was welcomed here by a few thousand people. In a private ceremony, he was adopted into the Crow Nation and bestowed the name, One Who Helps People Throughout the Land......

Complete Article: http://thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com/2008/05/19/obama-ado...
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