Indian Law Issues in the News (10/6/2021)

Shelly Lowe

NEH: President Biden Nominates Shelly Lowe (Navajo) to Chair the National Endowment for the Humanities Congratulations to Shelly!

NYTs: Indian Health Service ‘Willfully Ignored’ Sexual Abuse by Doctor, Report Finds

Grist: The Colorado River is drying up. Here’s how that affects Indigenous water rights

Grist: States, tribes, and NGOs hold polluters accountable in a ‘tidal wave’ of greenwashing lawsuits

Mercury News: San Jose State: Professor smiling with Native American skull ignites fiery debate

Navajo-Hopi Observer: First Native American poet laureate Joy Harjo begins third term, releases memoir