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Post Posted: Wed May 06, 2020 4:43 am

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A Native American health center asked for covid-19 supplies. 3 weeks later(!) it received body bags.
https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/native-american-health-center-asked-covid-19-supplies-they-got-n1200246

Navajo deaths increase while much needed federal funds R withheld, despite the fact that these dollars were to B distributed by the end of last month.
https://www.democraticunderground.com/1016254788

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Post Posted: Thu May 07, 2020 11:15 am

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Failure of treasury to disperse much needed funding to native population. Chris Hayes w/ Rep. Haaland 6 min.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PJc5kxZV-3o

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Post Posted: Sun May 10, 2020 1:43 am

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Sioux refuse to remove check points. They believe in social distancing-- s. dakota republican governor doesn't.
https://www.cnn.com/2020/05/09/us/south-dakota-sioux-tribes/index.html

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Post Posted: Mon May 11, 2020 4:39 pm

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Sioux don't back down. republican governor threatens legal action.
https://www.rawstory.com/2020/05/sioux-tribes-refuse-to-take-down-coronavirus-checkpoints-after-gop-governor-threatens-legal-action/

Navajo covid cases.
https://www.huffpost.com/entry/navajo-nation-most-coronavirus-cases-per-capita_n_5eb932dac5b6f4fbe30599d5

Doctors Without Borders sends team to Navajo Nation.
https://www.cbsnews.com/news/doctors-without-borders-navajo-nation-coronavirus/?

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Post Posted: Tue May 12, 2020 1:34 pm

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State legislators tell governor she can not tell Sioux to open their road blocks. The state has no jurisdiction on Highways running thru their lands.
https://www.westrivereagle.com/articles/breaking-state-legislators-to-noem-state-has-no-jurisdiction-over-the-highways-running-through-indian-lands-cite-1990-ruling/?fbclid=IwAR0npycrqR9sGCKz1ek8XJLlJz0yx1cJkY8dEsi7OC-w77A_q2R5ynjQN2g

Native American population makes up 50% of the covid deaths in New Mexico.
http://www.tucsonsentinel.com/local/report/051220_nm_cv_native_am/native-americans-make-up-50-covid-19-deaths-new-mexico/

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Post Posted: Fri May 22, 2020 8:28 pm

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Tribes r desperate while scumbag admin idles.
https://www.huffpost.com/entry/coronavirus-relief-tribes-navajo-nation-trump-congress_n_5ebf2fcdc5b6088ec7f992c4

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