Secure our traditional laws, cultures, and ways of life for our descendants.
MISSION STATEMENT of the NCAI
We thought we had a coup, when Redding Rancheria disenrolled Cam Foreman got National Congress of American Indians President Fawn Sharp to release a statement on disenrollment, after Cam got Secretary Deb Haaland to mention that in a public forum.
I was pushing hard to get more, so hard, that President Fawn Sharp BLOCKED me on Twitter (@opechanga).
WHO PROTECTS THE DISENROLLED from the ABUSES of disenrollment? At Pechanga, their own hired expert confirmed that MY ancestor had more right of belong to Pechanga than ANY OTHER FAMILY. Redding disenrolled their first chairman after restoration, Lorena Butler descendant Bob Foreman. Chukchansi disenrolled 500, including their last language speaker