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Why Native Americans are buying back ancestral land

Clip: 10/16/2021 | 7m 57s

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From 1877 to 1934, under a range of laws and reneged-upon treaties, the U.S. government appropriated tens of millions of acres of Native American land. In recent years there has been a growing movement known as “land back” to reclaim their lands. In some cases that has meant tribes are choosing to buy it back on the open market. Special correspondent Kira Kay reports

Aired: 10/16/21 | Rating: NR

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