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Eastern Band of Cherokees being investigated by FBI . . . 7 arrests already made!

Eastern Band of Cherokees being investigated by FBI . . . 7 arrests already made!


The initial arrests involve violation of immigration laws by tribal officials. As readers learned in previous POOF articles, the recent arrests are just the tip of the iceberg . . .  as they say.   To learn more, go to:   Corruption in the North Carolina Mountains


Never, ever, mess with the Creek Wind Clan.

Sooner or later, there will be consequences.












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Richard Thornton is a professional architect, city planner, author and museum exhibit designer-builder. He is today considered one of the nation’s leading experts on the Southeastern Indians. However, that was not always the case. While at Georgia Tech Richard was the first winner of the Barrett Fellowship, which enabled him to study Mesoamerican architecture and culture in Mexico under the auspices of the Institutio Nacional de Antropoligia e Historia. Dr. Roman Piňa-Chan, the famous archaeologist and director of the Museo Nacional de Antropologia, was his fellowship coordinator. For decades afterward, he lectured at universities and professional societies around the Southeast on Mesoamerican architecture, while knowing very little about his own Creek heritage. Then he was hired to carry out projects for the Muscogee-Creek Nation in Oklahoma. The rest is history. Richard is the Tribal Historic Preservation Officer for the KVWETV (Coweta) Creek Tribe and a member of the Perdido Bay Creek Tribe. In 2009 he was the architect for Oklahoma’s Trail of Tears Memorial at Council Oak Park in Tulsa. He is the president of the Apalache Foundation, which is sponsoring research into the advanced indigenous societies of the Lower Southeast.



    WOW ! and WHOOP WHOOP !!


    The truth rings out loud and clear. You always strive to give us the truth Mr. Richard. Thanks again for All of the information that you pass on to us. I like to know.


    When I set up as a vendor at the Red Clay Pow Wow 2 years ago, I noticed that most of the leaders looked like Mexicans and most of the rest of us “redskins” looked White. I wonder if that is the reason the Eastern Band leaders don’t want to participate in DNA testing? My g-grand parents were on the Dawes Roll, but they didn’t join the Trail of Crying and my parents didn’t join the Eastern Band and I didn’t join, so I guess I “ain’t” one of them. lol Sounds like that is a good thing.

    • Creeks look like taller versions of the indigenous peoples of Southern Mexico, but Cherokees, even if they have some features that seem indigenous have Middle Eastern skulls.


    Hey Richard,
    A couple of those names appear to be Eastern European…
    Huh, Interesting…
    Thanks for the good news

    • Let’s see . . . what countries are in Eastern Europe? Could it be the same countries, who were sending 1200+ people each year to Western North Carolina and Gatlinburg with fake passports and bogus student visas?


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