➡ From Child Welfare Information Gateway NJ:
US: Born Before 1970? You’re Older Than 9 Native Civil Rights
Indian Country Today Media Network – August 11, 2016
The wrongs of the past have become institutionalized-they are said to be structural. And because they are systemically embedded, since the civil rights era there has been a constant stream of new laws to try to counteract the ongoing injustices. But even new laws have not guaranteed that these systemic injustices will be reversed, or that backlashes against the laws can be prevented.