What was the best way to get the U.S. government’s attention in the ‘60s? Pay a visit to Fidel Castro. That’s what Buffalo Tiger did in 1959, and three years later, his tribe, the Miccosukees, were recognized by the federal government. Tiger was born in 1920, right before the Tamiami Trail linked Tampa and Miami. Sprinkled along the stretch of road were communities of Native American Indians who spoke Mikasuki and were once part of the... More >>>