North Dakota officials tell tribes of election requirements though some American Indian tribes argued that they sometimes aren’t properly assigned on reservations.
Native American Voting Rights articles on Democracy Chronicles
Native American voting rights concern the indigenous peoples within the boundaries of the present-day continental United States, Alaska, and the island state of Hawaii. Also see our articles on global Indigenous Peoples Voting Rights or Minority Voting in America.
Many believe that Kavanaugh does not recognize the sovereignty of tribes, which govern themselves as independent nations within the United States.
I deeply respect and acknowledge what Black Lives Matter is doing. They are current to the cause. God bless them. They are the only voices out there that are really in the thick of it and trying to bring justice to the underserved.
Native Americans in New Mexico, 10% of the state’s population, did not get the right to vote until 1948
A great roundup of ongoing campaigns to battle continued discriminatory policies hampering voting for Native Americans
The Native American Voting Task Force is a step in the right direction to assist with correcting historical wrongs
Gorsuch’s record of supporting Native American sovereignty could play a big role in his confirmation
Interior secretary pledges to work with tribes ‘government to government’ in sign of cooperation ahead
Native Americans are being evicted from their tribes, with little warning and little legal recourse
History of repression of native populations under US government is focus of American Indian Heritage Month