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I Am Native American (navajo)

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    Wedding Day Twist

    So I've been having this dream lately.. I'm standing on a cliff in a wedding dress that's flowing in the wind, I'm crying and eye liner is running down my face. Its dark outside and there is a full moon behind me. In the full moon a pair of eyes blue as the ocean, almost faded...
    LittleRed1022 LittleRed1022 18-21, F Nov 21, 2012

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    Diné (nava[h]o)

    Ya'at'eeh. Shi ei Danielle. Ma'ii deeshgiizhinii nishlli doo naaneesht'ezhi tachii'nii bashishichiin. Aadoo totsohnii da shichei doo deeshchii'nii da shinali. (Since I don't have the software to write Navaho I wasn't able to put in the proper punctuations.) Hello. My name is...
    ImRerfxTiDn ImRerfxTiDn 18-21, F Oct 24, 2012

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    I grew up on a Navajo reserve with my family.

    I hole world is our tribe. Every one has a job to do. Cook,clean, farm work and ECT. I never really get to travel that much and explore the world but that's why I joined experience project for. :-)
    galilahi90 galilahi90 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 15

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    Need A Little Information On Navajo Culture

    OK so I'm wondering about spirit animals or whatever they may be call. I only want some answers. I had an encounter with a Crow and three Magpies, it was pretty random. It started with me going out for a smoke onto my sister's balcony. As I get out a crow lands on a tree branch...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 24, 2013

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    My [native American] Step Dad Has Changed Our Lives

    Me and my mum were always a little spiritual New Zealand family. Leaving my father due to alcoholism she met a man, his name was Richard (Two Bears)- he is not Navajo,but i don't think i will be able to find a Mic Mac group. In the beginning, i never liked him. I thought we was...
    vakker vakker 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 5, 2011

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    Princess

    i grew up being told i was the descendant of a chief's daughter. in high school, i was offended by a friend's mom who suggested that everyone believes they are descended from a line of chiefs, but it is always false. last year, i found out my friend's mom was right. it crushed...
    elesel elesel 22-25, F 2 Responses May 10, 2010

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    Related Experiences

    HI...Native Americans..NOw I am trying to get American accent.Can anyone help me?by chatting on the phone or skype or facebook or here...:)
    VampireJK VampireJK 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 6

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    For some reason I had to listen to Native American music, it make me feel calm. Even when I upset or mad, all I had to plug ear phone and listen to music. It seems weird to me but...
    colonaileen colonaileen 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 22

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    yall ever hear of oka crisis? yea we need more natives willing to fight for their rights like this instead of banging drums singing pow wow for their rights. we have no more...
    Mihkowakayios Mihkowakayios 13-15, M 6 Responses Sep 9

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    like all american women as they are truely libberated lot..
    romell romell 36-40, M Aug 25

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    I don't know if it makes me one hundred percent Cherokee but I grew up on a reservation with my parents. My life is not the most exciting one but its nice and safe here. I do often...
    TheRavenQueen TheRavenQueen 16-17, F 6 hrs ago

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    Guess that explains my energy and craziness
    beautylasts beautylasts 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 23

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    What an experience and a learning process that would be, and learning about their belief system and what they stand strong for.
    kamachulu kamachulu 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 25

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    While talking to my grandma about my ancestors I found out that I'm related to Little Bat Garnier(google it) he's the man in the white suit. It's amazing to find out about my...
    fallout07 fallout07 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 29

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    My Great Great Grandmother walked the Trail of Tears from Florida to Oklahoma when she was 12 years old
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 29

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    I am cherokee on my father's side through his mom. My Grandmother was never on the Dawes Roll and neither was her mother. They lived on the reservation until my Great Grandmother...
    Pebbles1971 Pebbles1971 41-45, F 1 Response Sep 9

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    im cree sioux and saulteux, respect this combination XD lmao
    Mihkowakayios Mihkowakayios 13-15, M 3 Responses Sep 9

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    mihko wakayios = Red Bear in cree my name was handed down to me...
    Mihkowakayios Mihkowakayios 13-15, M 1 Response Sep 10

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    missing first nations women = still genocide going on . no first nations women = no more full blooded kids . and the "am i next" campaign is riducoulus imo ! xD
    Mihkowakayios Mihkowakayios 13-15, M Sep 10

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    The Way of the Warrior HONESTY AND JUSTICE Be acutely honest throughout your dealings with all people. Believe in justice, not from other people, but from yourself. For the...
    Mihkowakayios Mihkowakayios 13-15, M a week ago

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    My great great great grandmother was a full blood Cherokee. I'm only a little bit lol
    Risingabovetheashes Risingabovetheashes 70+, F 6 days ago

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    tom paul[spottedeagle] set the path for warriors and ill follow that narrow infamous path.
    Mihkowakayios Mihkowakayios 13-15, M 6 days ago

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    Just as it say i will be the first :) will update for the days to come.
    AwesomePossum17 AwesomePossum17 22-25, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    sweetgrass be my frangrance ;).......
    Mihkowakayios Mihkowakayios 13-15, M 1 day ago

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    I'm Cherokee but i can't remember what other tribes I'm part of
    steeleo steeleo 16-17, M 1 day ago

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    I'm Cherokee but i can't remember what other tribes I'm part of
    steeleo steeleo 16-17, M 1 day ago

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    I'm registered as Navajo, although one half of my family is Navajo, while the other is Hopi. Getting out of my reservation was probably a pretty good idea for me, even if I will...
    KarmaCycle KarmaCycle 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 27

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    I wish the title of this group didn't include the word 'sorry' because I'm not sorry. Of course I have met a small number of them who are good, interesting, intelligent people but...
    Bewail Bewail 22-25, F 3 Responses Sep 4

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    I have forgotten my native language. Adopted to Canada in 1973, at 7 year old, from South Vietnam. Arrived alone in a Pan Am Airline w/ my little booklet in French/English pictures...
    DiscoNight1970s DiscoNight1970s 46-50, F 1 Response Sep 5

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    Being from and still living and working in Alaska, I am attracted to the native girls.
    justaguy907 justaguy907 61-65, M Sep 11

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    I am almost ashamed that I willingly identify myself as an American. I can remember when being an American was something I was so proud of. Now it seems I am part of a generation...
    DemonFeyLove DemonFeyLove 18-21, F 4 Responses Sep 3

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    And I hate that we aren't allowed to let that be our defining culture. I'm not German, English, Mexican, Spanish, African, Asian, or anything else. I'm an American yet society...
    Tgunn7 Tgunn7 22-25, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    This Group Should Not Exist-All "African-Americans" are US Citizens with equal eights and opportunities NOT a whole separate species. No "African-American" alive today has ever...
    Joha0505 Joha0505 18-21, F 7 Responses Aug 30

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    Im not from Africa. Im not even from America. I was Born in Jamaica and grew up in Toronto, Canada. "African" is not a race, it is a nationality. Just an FYI for you people who are...
    TheVisualist TheVisualist 18-21, M 5 Responses Sep 7

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    I am firm in my belief that we as a Nation must return to being Governed with a policy of : We are Americans FIRST , NOT Citizens of the World , and should act according to OUR...
    TsavoHunter TsavoHunter 36-40, M Sep 10

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    And I'm not afraid to say this. Just because you dislike your own government, it absolutely does not mean you hate your own country or it makes you any less patriotic. It just mean...
    Incognito666 Incognito666 18-21, M Sep 10

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    Ok so I'm totally not American. I'm English. But I was hoping to ask for some American advice! I'm sending my friend an English food package with candy and chocolates and tea in...
    leo1292 leo1292 22-25, F 14 Responses 6 days ago

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    In the United States we call ourselves "American". So what do people in South America call themselves? Shouldn't they also call themselves "Americans"? My twelve year old asked...
    ivory050 ivory050 46-50, F 8 Responses 3 days ago

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    I always find it funny when people like American accents seeing as I'm American. It always makes me laugh a little.
    internetrodo internetrodo 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    Think most Americans Are Happy with Our Government? Think Again. share 612 tweet 27 email BOSTON (Reuters) - The failed Scottish vote to pull out from the United Kingdom...
    The1960texan The1960texan 51-55, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I'm attracted to African american women I'm currently looking for someone. to be with
    david251 david251 31-35, M Aug 21

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    Would love some american friends to talk to skype with and have a laugh with
    Mustangkid2018 Mustangkid2018 26-30, M Aug 28

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    My language is American. AMERICA
    JohnBobMac JohnBobMac 16-17, T 17 Responses Aug 28

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    I'm a British guy I really wanna hear an american girl talk for hours just give me butterflies in my stomach
    Mustangkid2018 Mustangkid2018 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 29

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    I am an avid reader of many subjects therefore always dipping into different sources. Certain informational magazines I read fairly consistently, as well as online news sources...
    Ameliorate Ameliorate 26-30, M Aug 29

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    I'm proud to be an American Where at least I know I'm free And I won't forget the men who died Who gave that right to me And I'd gladly stand up next to you And defend her still...
    tsg96 tsg96 18-21, F 7 Responses Aug 30

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    With all the war overseas, I am proud to be an American!!!
    NightMagic367 NightMagic367 36-40, F 2 Responses Sep 3

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    I was born in the continent named America, therefore I should be able to identify myself as American, I think. It's not that I have anything against the US, whatever injustices the...
    Gorstone36 Gorstone36 18-21, M 12 Responses