CLYDE BELLECOURT

American Indian Movement leader Clyde Bellecourt dies at 85

Clyde Bellecourt (Arizona State Universitry)MINNEAPOLIS¬† – Clyde Bellecourt, a leader in the Native American struggle for civil rights and a founder of the American Indian Movement, has died. He was 85. Bellecourt died Tuesday morning from cancer at his home in Minneapolis. Bellecourt was a co-founder in 1968 of AIM, which began as a local organization in Minneapolis that sought…