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Indigenous Rights

  1. crime
    What We Know About the Death of Mika WestwolfThe family of an Indigenous woman killed in a hit-and-run says Montana police should investigate her case as a hate crime.
  2. sustainability
    A Q&A With Model Quannah Chasinghorse and Her Mother“The fashion industry is detrimental to the climate crisis,” she says. “We’re trying to get a lot of the industry to move forward in a better way.”
  3. indigenous rights
    Over 50 Burial Sites Found At Native American Boarding SchoolsA new report from the Department of the Interior describes the forced assimilation of thousands of Native American children in the U.S.
  4. apologies
    Moccasin Brand Is Sorry for Profiting Off Native American CultureThe shoe company is finally starting to acknowledge decades of appropriation.
  5. power
    A New BIA Unit Will Investigate Missing, Murdered Indigenous People“Far too often, murders and missing persons cases in Indian country go unsolved and unaddressed,” Deb Haaland says.
  6. power
    Deb Haaland Could Be the First Native American Cabinet Secretary EverJoe Biden tapped her for Interior Secretary, a position that would give her oversight over tribal lands.
  7. how to help
    How to Support Indigenous CommunitiesWhere to donate and how to get involved.
  8. indigenous peoples’ march
    What It Felt Like to Stare Down the MAGA TeensI watched as tribal elder Nathan Phillips responded to bigotry with grace.