VIDEO: ‘For centuries, Native people have had everything stolen from them’
Posted: Thursday, February 1, 2024
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Sen. Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii) is calling out museums, universities and other institutions for failing to comply with the Native American Graves Protection Act and Repatriation Act, a federal law known as NAGPRA.

Schatz serves as chairman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs. He’s entered into the Congressional record a full list of entities that he said have been slow to return ancestral remains and cultural property to their rightful owners.

Watch his remarks from the U.S Senate floor on February 1, 2024.

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