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Woman Warrior honored at the White House

 

Last updated 10/12/2014 at 7:13pm

Native American Women Warriors

Mitchelene Big Man is the President and Founder of Native American Women Warriors (NAWW); the first ever recognized all Native American Women Color Guard.

WASHINGTON, DC-Women warriors have always existed in many tribes across Indian Country. Their fearless feats in combat and security for their tribes have long been told in historic and contemporary storytelling. One such woman warrior who has Crow, Hidatsa, Gros Ventre and Northern Cheyenne heritage, has been recognized by the White House as a Champion of Change.

"Champions of Change," honors veterans and their families who are doing extraordinary work across the country as leaders in entrepreneurship. The Champions have distinguished themselves by continuing to serve our country through t...



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