POV - Season 8, Episode 6 - Rotten Tomatoes

Lighting the 7th Fire


Episode Info

This documentary on the plight of Wisconsin's Chippewa is punctuated by shocking footage of natives, whose spear-fishing activities have been vehemently opposed by locals. Included: the 19th-century U.S.treaty protecting the native tradition; and interviews detailing the hostility of protestors, who often shout racial slurs.

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