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I Am Native American (navajo)

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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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    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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    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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    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 am mixed blood. My mother is mostly European (American, but European ancestry.) She is also 1/16th Cherokee and "pretends" to follow the Native American beliefs. She is dating...
    SgtsLittleGirl SgtsLittleGirl 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 30

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    I may be a blonde boy, but my great grandmother was in fact native american, i believe I am like 25 percent native american, I hate it when my history teacher says "we kicked them...
    sharpshooter721 sharpshooter721 18-21 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I am a quarter Chickasaw and a quarter Choctaw, both from my mother. The other half is a mix of English, Irish, Scottish, and German. I am proud of my Native American heritage.
    lyricaldemise lyricaldemise 36-40, T 1 Response Oct 11

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    hello everyone im AwesomePossum17 lol i am Navajo
    AwesomePossum17 AwesomePossum17 22-25, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    ill be a leader . a modern day luios riel and iron conferdacy... change is good I may be young but im years ahead of others my age.... most natives probably dont even know who...
    Mihkowakayios Mihkowakayios 13-15, M 2 Responses Oct 2

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    Just as it say i will be the first :) Okay today is September 25, 2014 and so i have been thinking a lot, and so i want to say this, when people are running to be president they...
    AwesomePossum17 AwesomePossum17 22-25, M Sep 25

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    I am Apache. My parents are Apache, my grandparents are Apache and my great grandparents were Apache. I come from a long line
    MarcelineTheQueen92 MarcelineTheQueen92 22-25, F 3 Responses Sep 29

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    When I was a baby, my sister was holding me in her arms and watching a storm through the screen door. She turned away to sit down, and a ball lightning came through the screen of...
    ThreeOwls ThreeOwls 61-65, F 3 Responses Sep 30

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    I'm from the Apache tribe. Both my parents are Apache, my grandparents are Apache and my great grandparents were Apache. It's safe to say I come from a long blood line. My...
    MarcelineTheQueen92 MarcelineTheQueen92 22-25, F 5 Responses Sep 30

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    first nations be like .. our treatys and rights getting taken away ? better grab a drum and start singing...
    Mihkowakayios Mihkowakayios 13-15, M Oct 7

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    Yes I have blonde hair and blue eyes.. I get so annoyed when people bash pale folks for claiming their heritage. Don't dishonor my grandparents by telling me I'm not indian enough...
    mrsdavid1975 mrsdavid1975 36-40, F 3 Responses Oct 12

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    Is it offensive if I post here as a Seminole descendent ?
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 12

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    He loves this side of me alot
    beautylasts beautylasts 13-15, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    What Makes Us Different Than Any Other Americans?-I often get into spirited debates with my college student daughter about this. I am Black,born and raised in Alabama&Florida,with...
    SexiestChocolate SexiestChocolate 41-45, F 3 Responses Oct 7

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    So I was born in Port Patrick Scotland, the son of a Ex GI (American) and a house wife (Native) then by the time I was 5 we moved to Northern Ireland, till the IRA (Irish Republic...
    KnoxvilleStrong KnoxvilleStrong 26-30, M 6 Responses 1 day ago

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    Mohawks Don't Live in TeepeesI'm part Mohawk. Watered-down, I have to admit, including the fact that I'm a redhead with freckles. But still the Mohawk blood runs through my veins...
    BadPam BadPam 51-55, F 3 Responses Oct 10

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    I am mixed with African American on my dad's side. He is mixed with African American and Native American. idk what percentage that makes me T.T... love my curly hair, i rock an...
    EchoesInTwistedMeadows EchoesInTwistedMeadows 22-25 Sep 26

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    A Visit To CaughnawagaYesterday I took a delightful day trip with my fellow church parishioners to the towns of Auriesville and Fonda, New York, which are about forty miles west of...
    BadPam BadPam 51-55, F 4 Responses Oct 14

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    Just when I needed to hear some good news I found this! YAY! david 17 Mail Help Follow Yahoo News     News Home U.S...
    The1960texan The1960texan 51-55, M 2 Responses Sep 26

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    I would say my English is close to fluent though, considering it's not my native language. About half my English is self-taught which I am quite proud of. I even think in English...
    MissClueless MissClueless 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 30

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    I was born and raised in the United States, and am a third generation Texan by birth, though I currently do not live in Texas. And the majority of my ancestry traces back to...
    PaleRyder PaleRyder 51-55, M 3 Responses Sep 26

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    Yep I am a American, to be honest a southern American. Any more southern Americans on this site
    001goodguy65 001goodguy65 46-50, M 8 Responses Oct 1

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    not american . but I noticed americans always want war , if you want is so much go fight in iraq and syria and fight ebola see how much you want it then....
    Mihkowakayios Mihkowakayios 13-15, M 9 Responses Oct 2

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    I don't think that I can express my feelings of disgust with the Americans. Sorry but the lot of you disgust me and I have no idea what has happened to our nation! I'm about one...
    Jennerrous Jennerrous 36-40, F 3 Responses Oct 15

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    God bless America. Once again, respectfully I say to myself, “What the **** does that mean?” God bless America? Is that a request? Is that a demand? Is that a suggestion...
    OdeSlinger OdeSlinger 26-30, M Sep 24

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    I was born in America and I live in America so yes. I am American :)
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M 3 Responses Sep 25

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    North American Training Group
    kaivaughn kaivaughn 31-35, M Sep 25

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    Q. How many Muslim extremists will it take to destroy America? A. None, American Liberals can do it all by themselves, thank you.
    Johndoe10000 Johndoe10000 46-50, M 11 Responses Sep 26

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    North American Training Group
    onutlonzo onutlonzo 22-25, M Sep 28

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    South Carolina, born and raised. I even have the motto tattooed on my arm and it ain't coming off. I live all the way in Slovakia now, but I'll always be American.
    JustIridescent JustIridescent 16-17, F 4 Responses Sep 30

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    I can probably relate anything in my life to a specific scene or episode in American dad or family guy. I think I might have a problem.
    ericabri12 ericabri12 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 1

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    The recent shootings that we have seen on TV, about young teenaged African Americans doesn't bring any surprise to me. In my opinion they brought it upon themselves and those...
    Ruizf2 Ruizf2 26-30 1 Response Oct 1

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    Why do other countries hate us so much? Why do they feel the need to terrorize us? Attack us? Threaten us? Kill our people? Our friends? Our loved ones? Why are they keeping our...
    sugarcakes143 sugarcakes143 18-21, F 77 Responses Oct 2

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    I am feeling passionate this fine autumn morning. You ask me why I'm patriotic. You wonder why I am so furious. You ridicule me for being proud of my country and you mock my...
    lovelywarpedlemon lovelywarpedlemon 18-21, F 6 Responses Oct 11

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    not American but would love to visit US one day (if i get a chance)
    mahdiraza mahdiraza 16-17, M Oct 12

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    I'm from New York, born and raised. I have been in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, and Florida. I am proud to be American but I would like to visit France, Japan and especially...
    RebeccaMontero RebeccaMontero 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 12

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    I'm soooooo bored right now with nothing to do! Anyone have any suggestions? Has nothing to do with being American but WTH
    Lld84 Lld84 26-30, F 6 Responses Oct 14

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    Ever watch the show Supernatural? 1967 Impala, 327, black....never wanted a car so bad in my life, except that Ferrari on Magnum P.I. But that Impala, man oh man, what a...
    overtherainbow47 overtherainbow47 41-45, M 2 Responses Oct 15

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    By African American, I mean that my ancestors were enslaved here in the United States. I'm sure that even far removed, there are still traces of African identity that lives on...
    eartheyes82 eartheyes82 31-35, M 5 Responses Oct 15

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    Born in Los Angeles, raised in Denver. I take pride in my country and get very offended and hostile to people who insult the United States. I've observed many nationalities and...
    UnitedStatesNuclearArsenal UnitedStatesNuclearArsenal 41-45, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Watching American Horror Story Freak Show. Really getting into this show