Tag Archives: Navajo

Importance of Treaties Between American Indian Tribes And The U.S. Government (Revisited)

Nick Estes

January 4, 2019 – Treaties between Native American tribes and the U.S. government have been broken repeatedly since they were signed. This week on New Mexico in Focus, correspondent Antonia Gonzales looks at the history of treaties and why they still matter today. She sits down with Nick Estes, an assistant professor at UNM.

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Nick Estes, assistant professor, University of New Mexico

Honoring Treaties To Understand The Past & Plan For The Future

1208 Jonathan Nez

August 24, 2018 – Treaties between Native American tribes and the U.S. government have been broken repeatedly since they were signed. This week on New Mexico in Focus, correspondent Antonia Gonzales looks at the history of treaties and why they still matter today. She sits down with Nick Estes, an assistant professor at UNM, and Navajo Nation Vice President Jonathan Nez.