At Montana's Nkwusm Salish Language School, teacher Echo Brown works with a student learning Salish words. Luk means "wood" or "stick." Picct means "leaf" and solsi translates to "fire." Courtesy of Nkwusm Salish Language School hide caption

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Attorney General Eric Holder announces a $1.023 billion settlement of lawsuits filed by 41 American Indian tribes. Dept. of Justice hide caption

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