It is especially outrageous for Native Americans to still have to fight to prove residency despite being the only Americans whose ancestors were born and raised on this land for millenium.
Indigenous Voting Rights articles on Democracy Chronicles
Efforts to ensure indigenous voting rights in countries around the world is a contentious problem becuase the problems of each community, sometimes difficult to define, is an extremely challenging goal. Many of the groups covered in this section are identified based on their historical ties to a particular territory and cultural or historical distinctiveness from politically dominant cultures. For example, you can also see our section on Native Americans.
Voters would have three choices: independence, statehood and free association with the United States similar to some other island states.
Authorities in Guatemala say another indigenous rights activist, Juana Ramirez Santiago has been killed marking the 21st such killing in 2018.
Many believe that Kavanaugh does not recognize the sovereignty of tribes, which govern themselves as independent nations within the United States.
A government policy encouraged placement of Native American children in non-Native foster families
Pivotal vote could not only tip the balance of power but strengthen Native American voices in lawmaking
New Zealand’s opposition National Party installed its first Maori leader Tuesday, selecting former lawyer Simon Bridges
Play tackles tribal justice in the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma and the larger fight to protect indigenous women
Maskwacis is an impoverished community grappling with addiction, unemployment and suicide
Southeastern Utah’s Bears Ears region has been central to the culture and religion of native tribes