It’s now been 21+ years since the last Indigenous person argued a Supreme Court; 39 tribal or individual Indian parties since that time.Four White Men to Argue Brackeen — Turtle Talk
You know the Brackeen case I’ve been posting about for awhile regarding ICWA (Indian Child Welfare Act)? It’s going to be heard in front of the US Supreme Court soon. This post is about that and about the effective muting of the Native American Voice when it comes to arguing in front of the US Supreme Court. Please read. It’s not a long post but it’s very well-articulated in speaking to the muting.