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Native American Wisdom & Vision…..

tree of peace Native American Nations united to form a Democracy called the Haudenosaunee. Haudenosaunee (hoe-dee-no-SHOW-nee) means “people who build a house.” Native American Nations established a government dedicated to life, liberty and happiness for all. The CONFEDERATION was formed to create a peaceful decision making process. Built on the principals of peaceful coexistence. The main meeting place was and still exists today on Onondaga territory. The Confederation was governed by a constitution, The Great Law of Peace. Historians argue that the Great Law of Peace directly inspired the American Constitution. THE TREE OF PEACE shown here is the symbol chosen to represent the Confederation. The American Eagle is perched on the top. It represents the power and strength of the Confederation. To learn more click on the following the spectacular guide. HAUDENOSAUNEE GUIDE FOR EDUCATORS – National. Connect to the far reaching vision and wisdom of Native Americans. It is just that simple.