Native American lawsuit: New Jersey tribe sues over land use

Tribe officially recognised by state of New Jersey and its ties to land which now sits in a gated community which goes back for generations.

by

    A Native American tribe in the United States state of New Jersey has filed a federal lawsuit against its neighbours.

    The Ramapough Lenape Nation accuses a homeowners' association of violating its right to gather and pray - on its own land.

    Al Jazeera's Kristen Saloomey brings us this story from Mahwah, New Jersey.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Senegal's village of women

    Senegal's village of women

    Women in northeast Senegal are using solar-powered irrigation to farm food and halt the encroaching desert.

    Inside Baltimore's human trafficking industry

    Inside Baltimore's human trafficking industry

    Survivors of sex trafficking and those who investigate it in the city share their stories.

    A tale of two isolations

    A tale of two isolations

    More than 1,000km apart, a filmmaker and the subject of his film contend with the methods and meanings of solitude.