UNDERSTANDING: Andrew Huff of the Indian Law Resource Center
says more work is needed to improve ordinary Americans' understanding of Indian life.
In addition, members of the Indian Law Resource Center
have helped World Bank officials revise their policies, providing more protection for indigenous peoples.
These laws give Indian reservations an insecure legal status," claims Deborah Schaaf, a staff attorney with the Indian Law Resource Center
describes are determined advocates for social justice, from the chain-smoking head of the ACLU anti-death-penalty project, to the director of the national Indian Law Resource Center
, to the head of Yale Law School's clinical program.