The leaders hope to secure a papal apology for abuses committed against them by Catholic priests and school workers.
“It is a matter of justice and compassion,” the DNC’s Native American Caucus leaders said of granting clemency to the ailing Indigenous rights activist.
The ailing Indigenous rights activist, who is 77, "deserves to live his final years among his people," say dozens of Native state legislators.
The remains of 215 children, some as young as 3, were found at the site of the Kamloops Indian Residential School.
Indigenous groups have condemned the proposal, slamming it as showing "total disregard" for their rights.
“This one was starving to death. That’s the climate change.”
While other women are being heard in the Me Too era, native women are quietly going missing in life, in the media and in the data.
For these leaders, saving grizzlies is a matter of religious freedom.