Warriors from the Rez: Defending their own land

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At Zero Tolerance Camp, the American flag is flown upside down above the American Indian movement and Lakota flags. Zero Tolerance camp was built by young Lakota on the border with White Clay, Nebraska. The student-led movement declared the myth of the drunken Indian over. The town of White Clay has four houses and seven liquor stores. A significant part of Whiteclay's economy is based on alcohol sales to residents of the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, located two miles north across the border in South Dakota, where alcohol consumption and possession is prohibited. According to the Nebraska Liquor Control Commission, beer sales at Whiteclay's four liquor stores totaled 4.9 million cans per year. Svetlana Bachevanova/The Stand