As most Native American groups had historically preserved their histories by oral traditions and artwork, the first written sources of the conflict were written by Europeans.
After the founding of the United States, many Native American peoples were subjected to warfare, removals, and one-sided treaties, and they continue to suffer from discriminatory government policies today.
Since the 1960s, Native American self-determination movements have resulted in many changes to the lives of Native Americans, though there are still many contemporary issues faced by Native Americans.
The term "Native American" has not traditionally included Native Hawaiians or certain Alaskan Natives, such as Aleut, Yup'ik, or Inuit peoples.
By comparison, the indigenous peoples of Canada are generally known as First Nations.
And would it cost you anything to accommodate yourself to his fantasies? His Highness wants a loan, and we are willing to accommodate him.
On no evening was the building large enough to accommodate the audience. The other room is easily large enough to accommodate two girls.Will you be so good as to accommodate me, and that by return of post, with ten pounds? Then I'm sorry to say we can not accommodate you—we dare not—we must request you to leave.There are over 500 federally recognized tribes within the U.S., about half of which are associated with Indian reservations.They carried out resistance against United States incursion in the decades after the end of the Civil War and the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad in a series of Indian Wars, which were frequent up until the 1890s and continued into the 20th century. Indian agents encouraged Native Americans to adopt European-style farming and similar pursuits, but European-American agricultural technology of the time was inadequate for the often dry reservation lands, leading to mass starvation. The terms used to refer to Native Americans have at times been controversial.