MagazineAug 7, 2018
The Lakota (Sioux) people mark the 150th anniversary of the Fort Laramie peace treaty between the Sioux Nation and United States government with a 400-mile horse ride from Green Grass, South Dakota, to Fort Laramie, Wyoming, where the treaty was signed.
Harold Frazier, (C) Chairman of the Cheyenne River Reservation wears his Lakota headdress and holds a staff just outside of Fort Laramie, Wyoming, U.S., April 27, 2018. Frazier said in his speech at Fort Laramie, "I carry this staff for Cheyenne River Lakota Akichita (Lakota for relatives or people) to remind me to be a warrior for our people." STEPHANIE KEITH/REUTERS