How Indigenous leaders are pushing to vaccinate their hard-hit communities

“We survived massacres, wars with the U.S., the laws the U.S. made against us. We survived prejudice, racism, genocide, sterilization, and boarding schools,” says Remi Bald Eagle, Intergovernmental Affairs Coordinator for the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe. “This is just another thing to survive.”

 Here is how various tribes have responded to the vaccination effort. Read full article and see photos in National Geographic.

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