chapter 1, section 5, Summary Statements:
circle of concern:
contemporary peoples in the Land of the People of the Eagle, a land which is called the Great Turtle Island, also called North America
In the Land of the People of the Eagle which is called Great Turtle Island,
the people of the Eagle, who are the aboriginal-indigenous Native North American peoples, are many tribes and many nations; and,
hyphenated-American peoples are not tribes and only three nations---Canada, U.S.A. and Mexico.
The lands claimed by Native American tribes and nations overlap and conflict with the lands claimed by hyphenated-American nations.
According to Native American judgments, the claims of Native American tribes and nations hold legal and moral priority.