Demographics Neighborhoods Societal statistics Reservations Tribal disenrollment Reservation poverty. On occasions, masters sued those who had harmed, sexually or otherwise, their enslaved women in order to regain lost value. Indians were incapable of exercising the franchise. Moreover, among the widespread Native trade networks, exchanges of captives—again, predominantly women—were part of diplomatic strategies rather than sources of labor. Billintroduced on 7 Junewould have liberalized the liquor provisions as recommended by the Special Joint Committee Report on amendments to the Indian Act:
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Women of the Republic: The suppression of the potlatch and winter dance ceremonials has been discussed above, under self-government. The actual torture takes place at the middle level of political leadership, including lecturers and intellectuals. Other Criminal Offences Indian people have suffered a number of criminal sanctions for traditional cultural and political practices. Retrieved December 27, Individual murders or criminal activity were entirely restricted to individuals and the basic motive for torturing them was to make them confess their crimes. William and Mary Quarterly3d ser.