Area Schools Get Free DVD’s on U.S. Constitution
In an effort to encourage young people to get involved in the democratic process the Oneida Indian Nation provided area schools with DVD's on the U.S. Constitution and access to an Interactive Web site on polling.
The educational program is also sponsored by former Secretary of State, Colin Powell and CBS journalist Bob Schieffer. According to the release the educational DVD features Caroline Kennedy Schlossberg, daughter of President John F. Kennedy and Congressman Tom Cole, the only tribal Member of Congress. The interactive Web site features a monthly youth opinion poll, which was developed with assistance from George Gallup, Jr. More information can be found at www.citizenawareness.org.