On December 20th the Executive Director of the Coalition of Large Tribes, OJ Semans, Sr., was featured on an episode of Native America Calling. Please listen to this relevant story about the Voting Rights Act.
Native America Calling: Native Voting Access Story (MEDIA SHARE)
A federal appeals court ruling is prompting a review of some previous decisions in favor of tribes seeking redistricting or ballot access changes. The recent decision by the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals limits who can sue under the landmark Voting Rights Act. We’ll check on selected access and redistricting cases, including a redistricting case involving North Dakota tribes and a ballot drop-box initiative in Arizona, that indicate how Native voting access could change.
Break 1 Music: Beauty Way (song) Summit Dub Squad (artist) The Beauty Way (album)
Break 2 Music: Winter’s Breath (song) Louie Gonnie (artist) Elements (album)
Native America Calling original post on their website can be found below: