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Trustees

Hey Jon, I agree that Jacob Levy’s online piece for The New Republic is very good, and I’m gratified that he mentions my recent NR cover story on Indian reservations. Yet it’s also a little irritating to read his complaint that the problem of Indian trust-fund management hasn’t received much press attention, and specifically his suggestion that conservatives have a special obligation to take it up. Instead of dumping on conservatives for their supposed callousness, how about encouraging The New Republic to do a major piece on Indian reservations, and maybe even put it on the cover?

John J. Miller is the national correspondent for National Review and the director of the Dow Journalism Program at Hillsdale College. His new book is Reading Around: Journalism on Authors, Artists, and Ideas.

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