The Karankawa were said to be extinct. Now they’re reviving their culture — and fighting to protect their ancestors’ land.

The Karankawa were said to be extinct. Now they’re reviving their culture — and fighting to protect their ancestors’ land.

Historians long thought the Karankawa people had disappeared. But now a group of descendants is fighting to protect a coastal area — where thousands of Karankawa artifacts were found — from an encroaching oil export facility.
Source: Texas Tribune