Sexual Harassment Investigated At Bureau Of Indian Affairs

Apr 16, 2018

The federal Bureau of Indian Affairs is by no means loved by Native American tribes.  An old joke says BIA stands for "Boss Indians Around." 

But a growing volume of evidence indicates that sexual harassment happens often within BIA and BIE, the Bureau of Indian Education. 

High Country News has been investigating both the trend and individual incidents. 

Anna Smith, an assistant editor and reporter, visits with an outline of the reporting on sexual harassment.