Indigenous people were the real inventors of the so-called 'American Dream'
Member of the Cherokee Nation (Photo: Cherokee Nation Facebook)

By Lewis Borck, Archaeologist, Leiden University and D. Shane Miller, Prehistoric Archeologist, Mississippi State University. When President Barack Obama created Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), the 2012 program that offered undocumented young people brought to the U.S. as children a path into society, for a moment the ideals of the American Dream seemed, at least…