How trafficking in indigenous communities has been ignored under Trump

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How trafficking in indigenous communities has been ignored under Trump

Department of Justice canceled landmark study in 2017
Roxanne White, whose aunt was murdered in 1996, sings and drums a women’s warrior and honor song created for missing and murdered indigenous women in 2017. According to advocates, human trafficking of indigenous people is a quiet crisis because national and regional data on the issue are limited to non-existent.
A woman performs a traditional Native American dance during the North American Indian Days celebration on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation in Browning, Mont., on July 13. A study released by a Native American nonprofit says numerous police departments in cities nationwide are not adequately identifying or reporting cases of missing and murdered indigenous women.

How trafficking in indigenous communities has been ignored under Trump

Roxanne White, whose aunt was murdered in 1996, sings and drums a women’s warrior and honor song created for missing and murdered indigenous women in 2017. According to advocates, human trafficking of indigenous people is a quiet crisis because national and regional data on the issue are limited to non-existent.
A woman performs a traditional Native American dance during the North American Indian Days celebration on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation in Browning, Mont., on July 13. A study released by a Native American nonprofit says numerous police departments in cities nationwide are not adequately identifying or reporting cases of missing and murdered indigenous women.
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