We looked inside some of the tweets by @IndianAffairs and here's what we found interesting.
Inside 100 Tweets
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My week on Twitter 🎉: 20 Mentions, 25.5K Mention Reach, 28 Likes, 39 Retweets, 119K Retweet Reach. See yours with https://sumall.com/performancetweet?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=publishing&utm_campaign=performance_tweet&utm_content=text_and_media&utm_term=8eaf6bd0bd98af378688c9aa …
EPA's National Priorities List sites are some of the most contaminated places in the country. They may pose unique challenges for Indian tribes. GAO made 4 recommendations, including that EPA improve its data and clarify its guidance on consultations.
Northwestern tribes and the University of Washington climate group have joined forces to help protect salmon, roots, trees, and other important resources. https://www.hakaimagazine.com/news/tribes-use-western-and-indigenous-science-to-prepare-for-climate-change/ … via @hakaimagazine
BREAKING NEWS: @indianaffairs @NCAI1944 @NDNRights and @NativeChildren issue joint statement to reply briefs filed yesterday in the ICWA Appeals Case (Brackeen v. Bernhardt) https://www.indian-affairs.org/uploads/8/7/3/8/87380358/2019-02-20_reply_brief_response_press_release_final.pdf …
According to Prof Carol A. Roehrenbeck of Rutgers University in the US, “these events signify a shift away from the historic tradition of plunder and theft, and evidence a move to protect and repatriate cultural property”.
#Repatriation requests are coming from all over the world to the British Museum
My week on Twitter 🎉: 7 Mentions, 1.68K Mention Reach, 171 Likes, 85 Retweets, 133K Retweet Reach. See yours with https://sumall.com/performancetweet?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=publishing&utm_campaign=performance_tweet&utm_content=text_and_media&utm_term=8eaf6bd0bd98af378688c9aa …
Our Cultural Sovereignty Fellows at NCAI’s Executive Council Winter Session! https://www.instagram.com/p/Bt4UKdGA9qa/?utm_source=ig_twitter_share&igshid=r5qga9dr1h6b …
.@SenatorTomUdall continues to affirm the importance of Native languages and is sponsoring the reauthorization of the Esther Martinez Act (2006), who was a Ohkay Owingeh Pueblo leader who was a pioneer in Native language revitalization efforts in her home Tribal community.
.@DOIDepSec David Bernhardt, Acting Secretary of the U.S. Department of the Interior, affirmed “I want to be a partner and I want you to keep me accountable...We will live up to the [U.S.’s] trust responsibility with everything I can do.” #ECWS19 #DOI
“60 years is quite a long time for a Uranium clean-up [on the Navajo Nation]...It’s a disgrace.” @RepOHalleran vows to make this change as well as provide housing opportunities for Indian Country’s veterans #ECWS19
“No Native American communities lost a single dime during the shutdown,” Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson said of the recent 35-day lapse in federal government appropriations. Deadline to avert another shutdown is Friday. #ECWS19
.@SecretaryCarson, Department of Housing and Urban Development, addresses Indian Country, encouraging Tribal leadership to “take full advantage”of IHBG funding. States that they have commenced a listening tour in Indian Country to hear the challenges and needs of Tribes #ECWS19
"The strength that we gain from our ancestors will help us hold on to that strength and pass on to our future generations." - @RepDavids before discussing ensuring funding for IHS; #MMIW; #VAWA; infrastructure; and encouraging #ECWS19 attendees to run for office.
Attorney Keith Harper (Cherokee), former US Ambassador, is providing an update on Brackeen, the Indian Child Welfare Act case being closely watched across the nation. “It’s challenging the fundamental tenets of Indian law.” #ECWS19 @AmbHarper
Welcome to Day 3 at NCAI’s Executive Council Winter Session! Today’s programming includes addresses by @RepDavids, @NativeChildren, @lisamurkowski, @TomOHalleran and more! Stay tuned to all AAIA’s social media platforms! #ECWS19