Latest Repatriation Stories
WASHINGTON, June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Smithsonian Institution's process to repatriate thousands of Native American human remains and funerary objects in its collections is lengthy and resource intensive and it may take several more decades to return items to tribes under its current system, according to the U.S.
Recent Global Medical Transports Arranged By MedjetAssist: Namibia to Ontario, Jerusalem to New York, Aruba to Massachusetts MedjetAssist, Americaâ€™s leading medical evacuation and repatriation membership program, provides medical evacuation and repatriation services to hundreds of members every year - members who were not expecting to be injured or fall ill.
Scientists hoping to study the ancient skeleton known as Kennewick Man are protesting efforts that they say could block them from examining one of the oldest and most complete set of bones ever found in North America.
- A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
- One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.