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U.S.: Laws "Not Enough" to Tackle Violence Against Native Women

July 26, 2011

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By Kanya D’Almeida WASHINGTON, Jul 25, 2011 (IPS) – Juana Majel Dixon, first vice president of the National Congress of American Indians, said earlier this year that, “Young women on reservations live their lives in anticipation of being raped…They talk about ‘how I will survive my rape‚’ as opposed to not thinking about it at […]