Convention: Crazy Horse's O.C. descen...

Convention: Crazy Horse's O.C. descendent

There are 2 comments on the The Wave story from Sep 6, 2012, titled Convention: Crazy Horse's O.C. descendent. In it, The Wave reports that:

Writer and delegate Mani Kang , a Sikh from Orange, introduced me to Yorba Linda landscaper Jim La Pointe , a fifth cousin of Crazy Horse.

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HS Graduate

Vancouver, WA

#1 Feb 20, 2013
Verification would have helped this article regarding statements regarding Jim La Pointe, who was indeed born in SD but was raised and educated in SoCal (graduated from our own Woodbridge High). It's refreshing that Native American involvement in politics receives media coverage, yet we also should credit our local educational systems for fostering national and cultural issue awareness from a young age.

"La Pointe was born and raised on the Rosebud Indian Reservation in South Dakota and spent 20 years working with the American Indian Movement, a civil rights activist group. He moved [returned] to Orange County 10 years ago."
Mercury Player

United States

#2 Sep 25, 2015

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