Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women: Michigan Women’s Commission raises awareness
Ypsilanti, Michigan, 4 June 2020 --
Nationally, criminals target Native American women for 34% of all rapes and 61% of all assaults (“Violence Against Women in Indian Country,” Indian Country Today, 2015), yet Native Women are less than 1.7% of the U.S. population (Census Bureau, 2010). In Michigan, there are 4 victims of human trafficking for every 100,000 residents (World Population Review, 2020). Native Americans are 0.6% of the population...
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