Taking a Stand Against Hurtful Comments


The Native American Rights Fund is proud of, and stands with, the growing chorus of strong Native leaders who have taken a stance against President Trump’s ill-worded and hurtful comments that trivialize the experiences and history of Native people on Turtle Island.

Please see the official comments from Oglala Nation President Julian Bear Runner, Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Chairman Harold Frazier, and Rosebud Sioux Tribe President Bordeaux.

President Bear Runner of Oglala Nation:


President Bordeaux of Rosebud Sioux Tribe:


Chairman Fraizer of Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe: