The Forgotten Murders of the the Osage Nation for the Oil Beneath Their Land
During the early 1900s, there was an attempt by entrepreneurs within the oil industry to exterminate the Osage People. This the group of horrific crimes was one of the first cases taken up by the newly created Federal Bureau of Investigation. Read this special news report from PBS and weep.
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