Native Prisoners In California

Drummer, Marina
October 2005
News from Native California;Fall2005, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p7
This article focuses on the community-based efforts of the Advocates for Indigenous California Language Survival (AICLS) toward the prisons and detention facilities of California where Native Americans are placed under correctional supervision. Since the AICLS began in 1993, the nonprofit organization has been involved in programs which aim to revitalize the state's indigenous languages. The AICLS supplies Indian prisoners with written materials and other resources about their indigenous language and culture.


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