Some background on the Haudenosaunee (Iroquois confederated nations: Mohawk, Seneca, Cayuga, Oneida, Onondaga also know as The Five Nations).
Always nationalistic and resisting colonialism in North America and insisting on sovereignty.
leader killed in NY 1925 after pissing off Canada, U.S., et al. trying to get League of Nations to recognize Haudenosaunee
Mohawk Nation News Dec 5 2012 on Deskaheh
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