Indian Law Issues in the News (10/18/2021)

US Customs and Border Patrol: Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation to Issue Enhanced Tribal Card Through Agreement with CBP

PBS News Hour (8 min. video): Why Native Americans are buying back land that was stolen from them (Part 1 of 2)

PBS News Hour (7:22 min. video): Native American tribe land buybacks start a commercial approach to social justice (Part 2 of 2)

Time: The Fight to Save the Salmon

Grist: North Carolina tribes fear pipeline will damage waterways, burial grounds

E&E News: EPA unveils plan to address tribal water woes

Time: MIT Reckons with Early Leader’s Role in Forced Removal of Native American Tribes

Traverse City Record Eagle: Journalist unearths family history while reporting on boarding school trauma, family, cultural destrution

Christian Science Monitor: Untaming a river: The stakes behind America’s largest dam removal

MLive: Dozens of Michigan schools still use Native American slurs, imagery

Daily Beast: Native American Group Calls on Fox News to Fire Hosts Over ‘Racist’ Comments

NBC: NO MORE STOLEN SISTERS: Behind the history, colonization, and American epidemic of missing indigenous women

WaPo: Beyond blunt truths about Columbus Day, Biden presses for real progress for Indigenous people

WILX: Michigan AG Dana Nessel joins bipartisan coalition in defense of Indian Child Welfare Act protections