Conservatives claim Indians 1) fought bloody wars before the Europeans came, and 2) had no sense of territorial rights or ownership. So what were they fighting over: which tribe had the best dance moves?
If you've got an answer, feel free to share it with us. I'd love to hear all the answers that don't involve possession of the land and its resources.
For more on warlike Indians, see "Geronimo" = Codename for Step "G"? and Cree Win Fort Battleford Battle.