• The First Native Woman Democrat in North Dakota Wore Traditional

    3 days ago - By Teen Vogue

    The First Native Woman Democrat in North Dakota Wore Traditional Regalia to Be Sworn-In Last month, Ruth Buffalo made history when she became the first Native American Democrat woman elected to the North Dakota Legislature. Her win was major for another reason, too: She defeated former state Rep. Randy Boehning, who had previously sponsored a voter ID law intended to suppress the Native vote in North Dakota. On Monday, Ruth was sworn into her new role as a state representative, and she wore traditional Native American regalia for the historic occasion. It was definitely a full-circle...
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