|Vine Deloria Jr.|
|Born||Vine Victor Deloria Jr.
(1933-03-26)March 26, 1933
Martin, South Dakota
|Died||November 13, 2005(2005-11-13) (aged 72)
|Nationality||Standing Rock Sioux, American|
Western civilization, unfortunately, does not link knowledge and morality but rather, it connects knowledge and power and makes them equivalent.
When asked by an anthropologist what the Indians called America before the white man came, an Indian said simply, ‘Ours.’