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10 Aug 2020, 12:26 am by Beth Van Schaack
When it comes to reproductive rights, Biden calls for the repeal of the 1976 Hyde Amendment, which bans U.S. federal funds (mainly Medicaid) from paying for abortions (except in cases in which the pregnancy results from rape or incest or if the woman’s life is endangered by the pregnancy). [read post]
6 Aug 2020, 2:30 pm by
Defenders of Wildlife is a national, nonprofit membership organization dedicated to the protection of all native wild animals and plants in their natural communities. [read post]
1 Aug 2020, 3:19 pm by Monica Williamson
  Cases may include civil, criminal, juvenile, mental health, dependency, and severance of parental rights cases. [read post]
The court held that both policies violated Section 2 of the Voting Rights Act because both have a discriminatory impact on American Indian, Hispanic and African American voters. [read post]
22 Jul 2020, 12:25 pm by Matthew L.M. Fletcher
., (Tlingit/Tsimpshian),                                                                      Peacemaker – Native American Budget & Policy… [read post]
21 Jul 2020, 11:51 am by bhorton
” When one compounds that with the fact that Black and Native American individuals are already sicker and live shorter lives than white people, the negative health consequences of not having access to abortion are stark. [read post]
20 Jul 2020, 10:53 am by Matthew L.M. Fletcher
News Bulletin This week, in brief: Court blocks Montana law that restricts voting rights of Native Americans The McGirt case is a historic win for tribes Q&A: What does McGirt ruling mean? [read post]
16 Jul 2020, 8:17 am by Neil H. Buchanan
  He commissioned and then touted bogus polling purporting to show that most Native Americans are not offended by the slur, and he even went so far as to say that he was honoring the people whom he was insulting.One of the most jarringly sudden -- though welcome -- changes in the past month or so has been a reassessment of systemic racism, including our blithe acceptance of celebrations of bigotry in American society. [read post]
15 Jul 2020, 1:56 pm by Unknown
News Bulletin This week, in brief: Court blocks Montana law that restricts voting rights of Native Americans The McGirt case is a historic win for tribes Q&A: What does McGirt ruling mean? [read post]
14 Jul 2020, 9:08 am
  To get the the answer required us first to put aside the usual narcissism at the heart of much of the academic literature; that is to put aside what we" thought was "right" and to delve (as a matter of theory--like most systems the gap between theory and practice can be wide) into the system an its own aspirations/conceits wholly on its own terms. [read post]
10 Jul 2020, 11:30 am by Steve Baird®
One report suggests the Washington Warriors, without Native American imagery. [read post]
10 Jul 2020, 10:20 am by
These native American marine mammals make their home along the eastern shores of the United States and Canada, and the reason their numbers went down in the first place is because they were easy targets for whale hunters for centuries. [read post]
8 Jul 2020, 2:59 pm by Unknown
Gonzalez, principle and problem--Native American voting rights in the 2018 North Dakota elections.News Bulletin This week, in brief: Big #NoDALP news: Federal judge orders shutdown of Dakota Access Pipeline 'A proud day to be Lakota': Activists arrested for protesting Trump visit to Sioux Nation treaty territory Mail-in voting isn't an answer in Indian Country. [read post]
7 Jul 2020, 4:27 pm by Rick Hasen
Release: A Montana court has blocked a state law that severely restricts the right to vote for Native Americans.The American Civil Liberties Union, ACLU of Montana, and Native American Rights Fund successfully sought the preliminary injunction halting the so-called Montana … Continue reading → [read post]
3 Jul 2020, 9:52 am by Monica Williamson
Preference is given to qualified Navajo and other Native American applicants. [read post]
2 Jul 2020, 9:31 am by Amanda L. Tyler
Once in government custody, he sought asylum in the administrative proceedings prescribed in various immigration provisions by Congress, but he failed to convince immigration officials that he had a “credible fear of persecution” upon return to his native country of Sri Lanka. [read post]
26 Jun 2020, 1:32 pm by Monica Williamson
Native American Rights Fund Communications Director, Boulder, CO. [read post]
12 Jun 2020, 9:45 am by Monica Williamson
Native American Rights Fund Post Graduation Fellowships, Boulder, Colorado; Anchorage, Alaska; and Washington, D.C. [read post]
11 Jun 2020, 7:04 am by Matthew L.M. Fletcher
Senate passes Navajo Utah Water Rights Settlement Act Ruth Buffalo: ‘We tripled…Native American women running’ for North Dakota Legislature Prof Pommersheim talks checkpoints Ramos bill to acknowledge historic Native American presence moves to Senate Investigation reveals a consistent picture: ‘It’s really hard to vote in Indian Country’ Pocatello attorney prevails in largest water rights case in Nevada… [read post]