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Mall Of America Slammed For 'Racist' Arrests Of Native American Women Before Protest
Two Native American women say that they were arrested at the Mall of America in Minnesota on New Year's Day for attempting to have a traditional cultural celebration that the officials interpreted as a protest. Read more...
Thursday, the House of Representatives will vote on their version of the Violence Against Women Act, which excludes protections for Native American women. Native women are more likely to be victims of violence than any other ethnic group in the United States. This is unacceptable. Read more...
Congressional Republicans headed by Eric Cantor are stalling on reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). The Senate has already passed a bill that increases protection for Native, LGBT and undocumented immigrant women. The Read more...