The Story of the Lakota, Dakota and Nakota Peoples

For six-hundred years we have lived under the misconception that Columbus discovered America. What he did was stumble on a land already occupied by many people and many nations. In the center of that land were a people who call themselves Oyate: “the People.” This is their story, in their words.

From South Dakota Public Broadcasting: Oceti Sakowin- The People of the Seven Council Fires (56 min).