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Thursday, April 7 • 2:30pm - 3:00pm
You Don't Look Indian Enough: the Political and Psychological Implications of Blood Quantum Laws

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Tribal and federal blood quantum laws regulate tribal membership and use western conceptions of “Indianness” as a political tactic. These laws are controversial in and out of Indian Country. Many argue that they complicate tribal political sovereignty and individual cultural self-determination, but others believe these laws ensure that non-Indians cannot exploit tribal benefits.

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Hunter Callahan McFarland

University of Wyoming
I am an undergraduate senior at the University of Wyoming studying Political Science and American Indian Studies. I am also the President of the American Indian Studies Alliance and a member of the Debate Team.

Thursday April 7, 2016 2:30pm - 3:00pm
Senate Chambers UW Student Union

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