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The Coronavirus pandemic has disproportionately impacted people of color. Native American communities have been hit hard, as relied upon businesses like casinos remain closed and the death toll continues to rise. The Navajo Nation ordered a lockdown during Memorial Day Weekend and will continue to be under a ‘stay at home’ order until at least June 7th.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.- As the Navajo Nation deals with the COVID-19 outbreak, the community is still finding time to send messages of hope to graduating Navajo students.
"I want to congratulate the graduates throughout the Navajo Nation and beyond for reaching your milestone," said Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez.
Progressive New Mexico representative Deb Haaland backs Mondaire Jones for Congress in NY-17
SLEEPY HOLLOW, NY — Representative Deb Haaland today endorsed NY-17 Democratic Congressional Candidate Mondaire Jones, citing his strong, progressive campaign and commitment to working families in her endorsement.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Lending support of the Mashpee Wampanoag in its fight to preserve its land in trust status, Rep. Deb Haaland (D-N.M.), along with other members of Congress, filed a bicameral, bipartisan amicus brief with the Federal District Court for the District of Columbia on Wednesday.
The HEAL Act would eliminate unnecessary restrictions that keep immigrant communities from accessing reproductive health care.
This Asian Pacific American Heritage Month (APAHM), Rewire.News is highlighting the ways Asian and Pacific Islander American communities have been at the forefront of the reproductive justice movement throughout its formation and today.
Program slate to include digital conversations and theatrical production showcasing the stories of the suffrage movement's biggest unsung heroesIn commemoration of the 100th anniversary of ratification of the 19th amendment that gave women the right to vote, The New York Times is pleased to announce “Unfinished Work,” a new digital events series investigating the ongoing battle for women’s rig
Two progressive Democrats, Siah Correa Hemphill and Pam Cordova, who are challenging incumbents who lean more to the right within the Democratic party, are getting a boost in their campaign efforts.
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Deb Haaland of New Mexico delivered the Weekly Democratic Address. In this week’s address, the Congresswoman discussed H.R. 6800, The Heroes Act, urgently-needed legislation to address the unprecedented coronavirus health and economic crisis. Video and audio of the Weekly Democratic Address can be downloaded here.
Historian Dakota Goodhouse is photographed sitting. His head encircled by a buffalo hide that wraps around his shoulders. His piercing stare is grippingly illuminated while the background of the portrait is defined by shadow.
Saturday May 9 was a particularly singular day for the UNM School of Law, which observed a virtual Celebration of the Class of 2020. The first of its kind, the festivity was hosted online on the Law School’s YouTube channel.