California Genocide

Choose from and will provide sources. No footnotes. 1 Cover sheet and 5 pages double spaced essay .


Please answer one of the two following essay questions. Please answer only one of these two questions. You do not need footnotes in this essay. However, you are welcome to use quotations from the assigned books and film. Your essay should be no more than six pages long, including a cover sheet. The essay will be worth fifty points, or half of the total exam. Please answer one of the two following essay questions:

  1. What role did the California state legislature play in the California genocide of 1846-1873 and what were the consequences?
  2. Was Leonard Peltier wrongfully convicted? Why or why not?

Requirements: 5 pages

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    This is the link to the documentary for the second prompt

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