The American Indian Movement is a Native American advocacy group that looks to help Native People regain human rights and achieve restitutions and restorations.
Resources tagged “Native Americans”
Source guides on Native Americans
More source guides on Native Americans
Organizations on Native Americans
Massachusetts Center for Native American Awareness
The Massachusetts Center for Native American Awareness is a nonprofit organization.
“Pew Forum: Gonzales v. O Centro Espirita”
The Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life offers resources for covering the UDV case.
“Employment Division, Oregon Department of Human Resources v. Smith 494 U.S. 872”
Read the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in the 1990 peyote case, Employment Division, Oregon Department of Human Resources v. Smith 494 U.S. 872.
“Is peyote legal?”
Read about the legal status of peyote, including the 1993 federal statute that allowed members of the Native American Church to ingest peyote as part of religious ceremonies and state laws granting exemptions for Native Americans’ ceremonial use of peyote. The information is posted by the Peyote Foundation.