Widespread Gabby Petito coverage highlights ‘missing white woman syndrome’, US activists say

//Widespread Gabby Petito coverage highlights ‘missing white woman syndrome’, US activists say

Widespread Gabby Petito coverage highlights ‘missing white woman syndrome’, US activists say

In the three months since 62-year-old Native American rug weaver Ella Mae Begay vanished, the haunting unanswered questions sometimes threaten to overwhelm her niece.Seraphine Warren has organised searches of the vast Navajo Nation landscape near her aunt’s home in Arizona state, but is running out of money to pay for petrol and food for the volunteers.“Why is it taking so long? Why aren’t our prayers being answered?” she asks.Begay is one of thousands of Indigenous women who have disappeared…

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