Actor Wants To Buy & Give Back Wounded Knee
by KDLT News
July 10, 2013 7:16 PM
Movie star Johnny Depp wants to give back to Native Americans in South Dakota.
According to Indian Country Today Media Network.com Depp wants to buy Wounded Knee and return it to the Sioux. The actor is planning on using millions of his personal money to buy the land.
The site is where an 1890 massacre took place. It's up for sale for almost $4 million, and local tribes say they cannot afford to buy it.
Depp said in an interview with the Daily Mail
that "the land is very important to the Sioux culture" and he just wants to buy it and give it back.