Emmonak Women’s Shelter in the news

Emmonak Women’s Shelter featured in The New York Times:

Native Americans Struggle with High Rate of Rape

Article by: Timothy Williams Published 5/22/12

“One in three American Indian women have been raped or have experienced an attempted rape, according to the Justice Department. Their rate of sexual assault is more than twice the national average. And no place, women’s advocates say, is more dangerous than Alaska’s isolated villages, where there are no roads in or out, and where people are further cut off by undependable telephone, electrical and Internet service…”

Read the entire article here.