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Elias Boudinot (Cherokee) - Later Years
... The "Old Settlers" and John Ross' supporters failed agree on unification following the Nation's removal to Indian Territory ... Some Ross supporters met secretly to pronounce "blood judgement" on the Treaty Party leaders for their role in alienating the homeland ... Though Ross denied any connection to the killings, Stand Watie blamed the Principal Chief ...

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    No Government can be long secure without a formidable Opposition. It reduces their supporters to that tractable number which can be managed by the joint influences of fruition and hope. It offers vengeance to the discontented, and distinction to the ambitious; and employs the energies of aspiring spirits, who otherwise may prove traitors in a division or assassins in a debate.
    Benjamin Disraeli (1804–1881)

    If we did not have such a thing as an airplane today, we would probably create something the size of N.A.S.A. to make one.
    —H. Ross Perot (b. 1930)