What New Deal program protected Native American lands from being taken?

1 Answer
Mar 22, 2017

The Indian Reorganization Act of 1934


In 1934 the IRA or Indian New Deal(also called the Wheeler-Howard Act), it gave tribes a certain autonomy.

It was launched by John Collier who was the head of the Bureau of Indian Affairs during FDR's administration. It put an end to the illegitimate forced assimilation and to the unfair seizures of their lands.