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and sovereignty. The colonialism unpacked here is settler colonialism, as opposed to franchise colonialism, where the former focuses on extraction through land settlement and eradication of inhabitants (Wolfe, 1999; Kauanui and Warrior, 2018).
Powwow and the military
The powwow, or wacipi, offers a present-day representation and expression of Lakota cultural practice, while also acting as a space of colonial resistance. When dancers enter the circle, they boldly affirm Native
JUSTIN DE LEON
Borderlands, Volume 19 , ISSUE 2, 130–156