Topic: Pokanoket Tribe

Legal claims cloud University, Pokanoket encampent dispute

University News

Legal claims cloud University, Pokanoket encampent dispute

September 17, 2017 0 comments

Contradictory claims to the land have clouded communications between the two entities, surfacing layers of complex ancestries and historical legal acts.

Letters to the Editor, Opinions

Letter: Pokanoket land

September 5, 2017 0 comments

I am appealing to President Christina Paxson P’19 and Brown’s leadership to return the 375 acres they currently “own” in Bristol to the Pokanoket tribe.

Op-eds, Opinions

Bustos ’16: Contested claims

September 5, 2017 0 comments

As a former high school and college student, I was privileged to visit the land at 300 Tower Street in Bristol many times.

News, University News

Pokanoket Nation forms encampment on University land in Bristol

August 21, 2017 0 comments

People of the Pokanoket Nation and allies joined together in Bristol Sunday afternoon to establish an encampment at Potumtuk, or Mount Hope