Native Americans

  1. Returning home to protect my ancestral lands

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    Video caption: President Trump has approved a wave of mining projects on sacred native land

    President Trump has approved a wave of mining projects on sacred native land

  2. Did violence towards indigenous women in the US start with colonisation?

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    Video caption: The impact of colonisation and assimilation programmes on Native American communities

    The impact of colonisation and assimilation programmes on Native American communities.

  3. Why are so many Native Americans dying of Covid?

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    Video caption: "We have been losing at least one tribal member a day for the last month"

    "Reservations across the United States are in crisis. On my reservation we have been losing at least one tribal member a day for the last month"

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    Video caption: Pre-colonial communities’ history of gender fluidity

    The BBC spoke to three people from cultures that have a long history of gender fluidity.

  5. Coronavirus: Why Irish fundraisers are helping the Native American Choctaw nation

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    Video caption: In 1847, the Choctaw nation of Oklahoma made a donation to help people in the Irish famine

    In 1847, the Choctaw people, themselves suffering the clearing of their native lands, made a donation of $170 to help victims of the Irish famine.

  6. Controversy over Native American cold cases

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    Video caption: Campaigners are upset about not being on special US task force

    Campaigners are upset about not being on special US task force