Warren ancestry highlights how tribes decide membership

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The clash between Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren and President Donald Trump over her Native American heritage highlights the varying methods tribes use to decide who belongs.

The decision has wide-ranging consequences for Native American communities and their relationship with the federal government.

Some tribes rely on blood relationships to confer membership. Historically, they took a broader view that included non-biological connections and people’s value...

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