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I Am Native American (navajo)

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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, 2014

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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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    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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    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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    Hello my Name is Taira Banzu I'm full blooded

    Native American but currently I'm abandoning my culture beliefs for Christianity, I'm leaning on the Lord's side than relying on my Navajo Gods. NO!!! I deny you I accept the Lord Jesus Christ Lords of Lords and Kings of Kings My Lord and Saviour, Victory in his name.
    TairaBanzu50 TairaBanzu50 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 3

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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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    Yes they are. The title of this group says it all.
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    theresajanelle theresajanelle 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I remember when we (African Americans) were so intimidated by the word "black" it was an insult for someone to refer to you that way! I remember when I was in Junior High I was...
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    Not Cherokee but I am Afro-American/ Seminole/Shawnee Indian and French. Blessed with High cheekbones and long brown hair and slit eyes
    FindingKiaraJ FindingKiaraJ 16-17, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    American by birth. Southern by the grace of god ✊🏼💯
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    I am American, Born in America, Fought in the Air Force for America, and think we should not apologize for being America and we should kick anyone out that doesn't want to be...
    cruise77 cruise77 36-40, M 11 Responses a week ago

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    What are some of the most common ans uncommon tribes for Americans to have in their bloodline? From what I know I'm Cherokee and Shawnee. I'm starting to research Native American...
    strawberryletter22 strawberryletter22 18-21, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    I am proud to be an American, card carry'n Patriot. I know there's a lot of room for improvement, but we are an indefatigable people who do know what words like "hope" and "work...
    bethsmiles bethsmiles 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 21

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    My grandfather was half Cherokee and I guess he passed those traits on to me.
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    This Haitian boy back in high school asked me do I eat collared greens ( I think I spelled it right ) because I told him that I was American. Weird.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 19

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    I love it. I used to love family guy and then the show just totally went downhill, they stopped being funny and just tried way too hard. American dad is so witty, I have so many...
    Sooosleeepy Sooosleeepy 22-25, F Aug 19

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    Woke up, 420 am, smoked that spliff...then another. Kimmy tan one hot buttercup. I feel blessed to be an American, get my education free and my speech for free too, courtesy of God...
    shamdizzle888 shamdizzle888 22-25, M Aug 19

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    I'm African American, I don't fit the stereotypes and I'm just making this post because I'm not in the mood for people to talk to me then get upset when they realize my race and...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Aug 17

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    I am a First Generation American, parents are from an African country, can you guess which one? A question for Americans though: do you say that you are American as a whole or do...
    slightpinch slightpinch 13-15, M 11 Responses Aug 17

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    I'm 16 and I love being African American but I hate to be black when the cops pull you over or I'm the only black in class while the teacher talks about slavery and stuff
    chrislane166 chrislane166 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 16

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    I'm a worried American. Everything is great it's just that it all seems very unstable.
    coerietheraven coerietheraven 22-25, M 8 Responses Aug 16

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    Roger is the reason why I watch American Dad. I never laugh so much to anything. His character and voice is perfect. He reminds me of me so much. He is always changing himself with...
    DissolvingExistence DissolvingExistence 16-17, M Aug 16

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    Don't mind me I'm just venting. I got up last night for some midnight snacks and turned on my computer to see what news was happening at that hour. I saw a story about a white...
    Modiwolfshit Modiwolfshit 41-45, M 2 Responses Aug 14

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    I'm an easterner. My tribe, Saponi, disbanded in the early 1700s. So, I don't get any respect from the colonial government or from western indians who just started having relations...
    Mossonarock Mossonarock 41-45, M Aug 13

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    19 I was adopted at age 7 both my parents where Native American my spirit guide is the ancient Canadian Timber Wolf I am soul bound with my spirit animal and it is soul bound with...
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    I use the terms, "African American" and "Black" interchangeably. My mother, on the other hand, a seventy-six Black or African American woman from Shreveport, Louisiana still uses...
    MBPEACEFUL12 MBPEACEFUL12 36-40, F 2 Responses Aug 11

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    Dealing with some racism at work. Not in the way most would get. On my shift of about 7-12 workers there is only one white person. My main difficulty is with my Caribbean coworkers...
    Rilucard Rilucard 22-25, M 4 Responses Aug 10

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    Partial. Adopted as well so my tribe is unknown but I've heard Hopi?
    tigerlilybaybee tigerlilybaybee 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 9

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    Yes, and I am Thankful for this Journey. He again use me to save a life.. and another innocent life been put in death by the Indian Double Agent, Ft. Washington.. Dr. Sinha and...
    mataltoronee mataltoronee 56-60, F 1 Response Aug 8

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    The war for the Internet has begun. Hollywood is in control of politics. The Government is killing innovation. Don't let them get away with that. I have a dream, like Dr. King...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 7

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