Category: Native Americans

A Second Chance for Prisoners, and Their Warden

The New York Times By Erica L. Green and Annie Waldman This article was reported and written in a collaboration with ProPublica, the nonprofit investigative journalism organization. Every day Ron Jackson walks into work and is reminded of his failures. As Mr. Jackson, the warden of the Fort Peck Indian Reservation adult correctional facility, patrols the cells, he …

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16th National Indian Nations Conference: Justice for Victims of Crime

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) will host the 16th National Indian Nations Conference: Justice for Victims of Crime. The theme of the conference is “Braiding Strength, Hope, and Healing for the Path Forward.” The purpose of the conference is to bring together Native American victims, victim advocates, tribal leaders, victim …

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