Navajo students describe pandemic struggles to Jill Biden
By Felicia Fonseca Associated Press | Friday, April 23, 2021, 12:05 a.m.
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Navajo Nation Council Member Eugenia Charles Newton helps first lady Jill Biden cover up with a Navajo Pendleton blanket during a live radio address to the Navajo Nation at the Window Rock Navajo Tribal Park & Veterans Memorial in Window Rock, Ariz. on Thursday.
ST. MICHAELS, Ariz. — Students on the country’s largest Native American reservation spoke to first lady Jill Biden on Friday about challenges they’ve faced during the coronavirus pandemic, including poor internet service and feelings of isolation.