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Uncovering The Foes Of The Indian Child Welfare Act with Rebecca Nagle

Uncovering The Foes Of The Indian Child Welfare Act with Rebecca Nagle

What A Day - August 23, 2021 - 22:22

In the new season of “This Land,” journalist Rebecca Nagle investigates who is attempting to take down a federal law that aims to keep Native American foster and adoptive children with Native American communities, and why.Nagle joins WAD to explain how all is not what it seems in a court case where a white couple claims that they cannot adopt their foster child, who is of Navajo and Cherokee descent, because of that law.And in headlines: California’s Prop 22 is ruled unconstitutional, powerful storms deluge Tennessee and the Northeast, and school districts face a bus driver shortage.Show Notes:“This Land: Season 2” – https://crooked.com/podcast-series/this-land/For a transcript of this episode, please visit crooked.com/whataday

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