The tribe’s battle to secure federal recognition for its land has hinged on the legal interpretation of the Indian Reorganization Act, a landmark 1934 law sometimes known as the “Indian New Deal. ”STEVEN SENNE/ASSOCIATED PRESS
Racial Justice and Decolonization

Mashpee Wampanoag Emergency

2020 is the 400th Anniversary of the Landing of the Mayflower and is also one of the largest pandemics in our history. The Department of Interior (DOI) chose this time of hardship and confusion to attack the very Native American tribe that helped the Mayflower […]

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“Planet of the Humans” Misses the Point

Fourth contribution to a discussion about the new documentary “Planet of the Humans”.  Read the other contributions by Rosalie Anders Planet of the Humans, released by Michael Moore on the fiftieth anniversary of Earth Day, has caused a sensation. It offers some inaccurate and dated […]