Category Archives: Campaigns

WaPo: “What do Native Americans want from a president?”

Here.

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News Profiles of Former Indian Law Prof Running for Congress

Spent last summer in ABQ hearing about how far Gavin Clarkson has fallen. It’s really sad. Here is “Congressional candidate says bankruptcy is irrelevant” from the Santa Fe New Mexican from May 2018. Here is “New Mexico candidate’s role in … Continue reading

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New Raygun Shirt: “I Stand With The Radical, Socialist, Kickboxing, Lesbian, Native American!”

Go Sharice Davids!!!! GOP precinct committeeman in Kansas says that “radical socialist kick boxing lesbian Indian will be sent packing back to the reservation”  

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Sharice Davids!!!

Here.

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VAWA Reauthorization 2018

The Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization Bill has been introduced today in the House by Representative Sheila Jackson Lee. Full text of bill available Final–VAWA 2018 copy Press Release from Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee here In addition, the National Indigenous … Continue reading

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News Profile of Rising Indian Women Leaders

From Planet Jackson Hole, “Tipping the Scales: While challenging imbalances of representation in law and politics, a wave of indigenous women are rising into power within their communities.” Profiles include Deb Haaland, Terri Smith, and Affie Ellis.

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Deb Haaland!

HuffPo: “It Looks Like America Is Finally Going To Have A Native American Congresswoman” CNN: “New Mexico’s Deb Haaland likely to be first Native American congresswoman” Newsweek: “WHO IS DEB HAALAND? NEW MEXICO DEMOCRAT AND ICE ABOLITIONIST MAY BECOME FIRST … Continue reading

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News Profile of Native Women Running for Office in 2018

From Elle, here is “A Historic Number of Native American Women Are Running for Office: ‘We’re Helping to Clear a Path.’”

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Ted Widmer Op-Ed: “Why Robert Kennedy Went to Pine Ridge”

From the NYTs, here.

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NYTs: “There’s Never Been a Native American Congresswoman. That Could Change in 2018.”

Here.

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