Russell Means, activist, actor dies

Arts & Entertainment

Russell Means, activist, actor dies

Native American defended tribes
Marcy Nighswander/Associated Press



Russell Means testifies in 1989 before a special investigative committee of the Senate Select Committee on Capitol Hill, in Washington. Means, a former American Indian Movement activist who helped lead the 1973 uprising at Wounded Knee, reveled in stirring up attention and appeared in several Hollywood films, died early Monday at his ranch Zzxin Porcupine, S.D. He was 72.

Russell Means, activist, actor dies

Marcy Nighswander/Associated Press



Russell Means testifies in 1989 before a special investigative committee of the Senate Select Committee on Capitol Hill, in Washington. Means, a former American Indian Movement activist who helped lead the 1973 uprising at Wounded Knee, reveled in stirring up attention and appeared in several Hollywood films, died early Monday at his ranch Zzxin Porcupine, S.D. He was 72.
Reader Comments
click here to add your event
Durango ~ Events
click here to add your event
Durango ~ Events