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Courtesy of the Shinnecock Indian Nation / Facebook

The town of Southampton, Long Island, has approved a six-month moratorium on new construction in a wealthy Hamptons neighborhood called Shinnecock Hills where human remains and artifacts of ancient Indigienous people were found in recent years.

Courtesy of Shinnecock Indian Nation / Facebook

Long Island knows little about its history of slavery, let alone that Native Americans were also part of it.

At the Shinnecock reservation in Southampton, indigenous people work hard to preserve the history and culture that has faced many trials throughout the years. 

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A progressive group of activists joined Long Island’s indigenous people this week to set benchmarks to address racial inequalities and injustices.

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A lawyer for a member of the Shinnecock Indian Nation says the state of New York and local police departments don’t have the authority to investigate and prosecute a major drug case.  

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The Shinnecock Indian Nation has released details for a proposed medical marijuana dispensary on its reservation in Southampton, Long Island. 

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