Along with its list of 100 amazing Indian discoveries, the Fall 2004 issue of American Indian included an article on Native women who have been political and cultural leaders.
Courage and Compassion
With determination, grace & humility, these 13 Native women have devoted their lives to their people & cultures and have changed the political landscape of their times.
Mary and Carrie Dann
Ingrid Washinawatok El-Issa
Annie Mae Pictou Aquash
Comment: Any list of leading Native women probably should include Elouise Cobell and Winona LaDuke.