Trail of Tears


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Trail of Tears

n.
The forcible removal of the Choctaw, Creek, Chickasaw, Cherokee, and Seminole nations from their traditional homelands in the East to Indian Territory, carried out by the US government mostly between 1831 and 1839. The term originated during the initial removal of the Choctaws in 1831 and is often applied in particular to the removal of the Cherokees in 1838-1839.

Trail of Tears

1838–39, the six-month journey undertaken by 14,000 Cherokee Indians who were being forcibly relocated. 4000 died on the journey.
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The succulent young pods of the Cherokee Trail of Tears can be eaten raw or cooked - but this particular variety's black beans are best used for stews and soups.
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The journey became known as "The Trail of Tears" or, as a direct translation from the Cherokee Nunna daul Tsuny, "The Trail Where They Cried." The powwow is a time to commemorate the Trail of Tears and special ceremonies are held in remembrance of it.
Those in attendance at the memorial crowded the streets holding balloons to walk the "trail of tears" with the jogger's parents, who were mourning the loss of their daughter.
And who leave behind a trail of tears such as were wept by families of both Mr Lock and Matthew Daley this week.
The Argentinean butcher and kingpin drug dealer was a sadistic bully whose mercurial temper left a trail of tears and chaos across his family.
"Trail of Tears," 2015, is the centerpiece of Aoun's solo show "L'Exode du Fragile" (The Exodus of Fragile).
But when President Andrew Jackson, who had amassed a fortune appropriating choice tracts of native land both legally and illegally, cajoled Congress into passing the Indian Removal Act of 1830, nothing could save the Cherokee from the forced 1,000-mile march known as the Trail of Tears. "Their resistance to Indian removal," Inskeep writes, "forced much of the nation to take sides, foreshadowed modern movements for the rights of racial minorities, and added to our democratic tradition."
military and traveling the Trail of Tears, among other trials.