“This week’s assignment – For each prompt please submit a one-page, single spaced response (you will receive 2 grades for this assignment). Please send your responses in a word document. 

1. In chapter 4 of Custer Died For Your Sins, Deloria notes “…Indians have been cursed above all other people in history. Indians have anthropologists.” What evidence does he provide in chapter 4 that leads him to this conclusion?

In chapter 5 of Custer Died For Your Sins, Deloria notes, “It has been said of missionaries that when they arrived they had only The Book and we had the land; now we have The Book and they have the land.” What evidence does Deloria provide in chapter 5 to support this statement and what did he want Indian people to do