West Obsessed: Native American Housing Crisis

Feb 9, 2018

Joe Waukazoo in Oakland, California, outside the Intertribal Friendship House, established in 1955 as one of the country’s first urban Indian community centers.
Credit Julian Brave Noisecat
From the earliest days of white settlement, fortunes have been made and dynasties built on land taken from Native Americans, this continent’s first victims of gentrification. In this episode of West Obsessed, the writers and editors of High Country News discuss the impacts of modern housing crises on Indigenous populations.