This is a letter from an Indian Agent cutting off treaty rations for a Native parent until he gives up his children. pic.twitter.com/WTs3nW4vXe
— Ruth H. Hopkins (@RuthHHopkins) October 11, 2017
Sadly, this was taking place across North America.
One group of 19 Hopi men were sent to the U.S. military prison on Alcatraz when they refused to give up their children.
I wrote about this in my memoir ONE SMALL SACRIFICE.... Trace
Hopi Indians on Alcatraz Island, courtesy nps.gov