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It's not safe to be an Indian woman in Montana

 

January 29, 2019



These words come as no surprise to many of us. It is our lived experience that Native American women are more likely to go missing, more likely to be murdered, and less likely to have justice in our state.

It is our lived experience that when we seek justice for Native women and children who go missing, law enforcement may not take action for weeks — if at all. It is devastating. Right now, we are facing an epidemic of missing and murdered women, many of them Native, in the state of Montana.

That is why the Indian Caucus is leading the charge in the 2019 Legislative session on passing...



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