45 and Counting: Gerald R. Ford, Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan, and George H.W Bush
In anticipation of the 2020 election, Voices will be highlighting a 2016 series published by Indian Country Today which provides an overview of how each president has played a role in policies that affect the legacy of Indigenous peoples after the advent of colonization. This series, written by journalist Alysa Landry, paints a picture of how we have arrived at the present moment under these leaders.
Gerald R. Ford: Hoping to Heal Wounds
Jimmy Carter Signed ICWA into Law
Today, Native History: Ronald Reagan Says ‘We Should Not Have Humored [Natives]”
George H.W. Bush: Establishing NMAI, NAGPRA; Corruption in BIA
Editor’s note: A new installment of “45 and Counting” will be published every Tuesday from August 11th until Tuesday November 3.