'They're Conditioned to Just Ignore or Erase Us': Native Americans in NYC Fear Another Undercount

-Melissa Oakes, executive director of AICH, was disappointed though. AICH has partnered with two other organizations to create a “consortium,” she said, to count Native Americans. The funding they received was half of what they sought. “That says a lot about how important our data matters, but that’s the reality of what we have to deal with,” she said.-

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