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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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    AwesomePossum117 AwesomePossum117 22-25, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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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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    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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    Related Experiences

    hello im Native American from the Navajo tribe.
    AwesomePossum117 AwesomePossum117 22-25, M 5 days ago

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    I am native american-Canadian.(Cree, Saulteaux and sioux.). My Spirit animal is a bear. I was given it at 12. Strong history in my background.
    WeGonBeAlright WeGonBeAlright 13-15, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I have Cherokee Mohawk and 1 more that I forget
    photographyismylife photographyismylife 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 19

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    I believe this could be true
    sancjo88 sancjo88 26-30, M 5 days ago

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    im an American for sure. not only was I born here, as were my parents and their parents too, im also a combat veteran of the US ARMY. I was a staff sergeant (E6) in the first gulf...
    jayciedubb jayciedubb 46-50, M 4 Responses Apr 15

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    I don't understand why people get so offended when certain black Americans like myself don't want to be addressed as African. African people actually from Africa don't consider us...
    ReneeTay ReneeTay 18-21, F 17 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    Amongst other lineages, I have Powhatan, Cherokee, Shawnee, and Cree in my bloodlines. I am even a descendant of Chief Moytoy of Tellico. Being a type of mutt, I do not quite look...
    wohaliunega wohaliunega 22-25, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I was looking at a web site that popped up to give men who think EP is a dating site an alternative but was surprised when this article popped up ,, maybe food for thought for both...
    rckt148 rckt148 56-60, M 1 Response Mar 30

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    I am so sick of people expecting me to act a certain way just for being African American. It is flat out ridiculous that people say that someone can "act white" or "act black". I...
    Noteboox Noteboox 16-17, M Apr 19

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    King's first appearance on the cover of TIME, on Feb. 18, 1957 (Cover credit: Boris Chaliapin)TIME readers wrote to the magazine in the aftermath of the 1968 crimeWhen Martin...
    bijouxbroussard bijouxbroussard 51-55, F 2 Responses Apr 4

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    African Americans should stop trying to fit in point blank... Don't try to fit into white society And I will admit I could be wrong and I might find myself to be ignorant later on...
    LeahLovee LeahLovee 16-17, F 7 Responses Apr 14

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    Yeah, they are American, but so are Canadians, Brazilians, Mexicans, Peruvians. Etc. Americans are of South America and North America, not just USA, so stop confusing facts.
    Atraxiella Atraxiella 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    Well, I finally gave in and started to weigh in with my blog about American race and sex politics because I think my point of view as an Asian American man is underrepresented. It...
    FrictionFractal FrictionFractal 31-35, M 3 Responses Apr 10

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    I used to think America sucked. Then I traveled. Now I put an American flag on all of my cars. They are all American brands. God bless the USA.
    ChasingTheDreams ChasingTheDreams 26-30, M 3 Responses Apr 15

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    Honestly, almost all of the people who post in any of the "I hate America / American" groups sound like illiterates with anger management problems. Or just generally unfriendly...
    PsychGirl94 PsychGirl94 18-21, F 15 Responses Apr 16

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    Mia Love Pens EPIC Facebook Post About Hillary Clinton, and What She Says is Awesome Michael Cantrell April 15, 2015 10:54 am Mia Love, the GOP’s first black congresswoman...
    jopava jopava 56-60, M Apr 16

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    Some moron is always asking or commenting, "The Africans sold their own people into slavery !" I guess some people don't realize that just like there are different nationalities...
    bijouxbroussard bijouxbroussard 51-55, F 5 Responses Apr 18

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    I live in Cyprus what American Politic did along with British Politic in 1974 with Turkish when Cyprus was suppose to go back to Greece. During Geneva talks there 2nd attack with...
    Raina79 Raina79 31-35, F 4 days ago

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    I am American I'm also black ... So that makes me a black~American and that's something totally different ... And that's cool too
    Prettibrowngirl Prettibrowngirl 70+, F 9 Responses 2 days ago

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    My dad is a veteran and my house is the only house in our development that has a flag pole waving an American flag. He put that up when I was little.
    Cherilyn16 Cherilyn16 18-21, F 6 Responses Mar 30

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    I get tired of non Americans, especially those who have never been here; Who have great ideas to "Fix US problems".
    hardnutjr hardnutjr 46-50, M 2 Responses Apr 2

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    Subhan'Allah see America you really do need to wake up How do you not know that some other nut did such acts and blamed them on Muslims maybe even the Boston bombing or 9/11 ? You...
    Shangem Shangem 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 2

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    Grandma and grandpa-full on mexican Mom-born in America Grandma and grandpa-full on mexican Dad-full on Mexican Me-born in America So am I like 1/4 American or...?
    CindyisBored CindyisBored 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    The original manuscript for the lyrics to Don McLean's "American Pie" sold at auction today for $1.2 million. I remember my older sister having this album and playing it constantly...
    llevame llevame 41-45, F Apr 7

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    "What's your nationality?" "I'm American." "No, I mean where are you from." "Oh right, I was born in Minnesota." "No like what country are your people from?" "(Sigh) Asia." "Cool...
    FrictionFractal FrictionFractal 31-35, M 17 Responses Apr 7

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    Trapped by love of country. That the wealthy stole from americans. EP Link
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M Apr 11

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    I been a american since 1999 Now its 2015 Same white shirt with his nappy *** hair Like "***** do I look like I care?" Nah
    LoneLegend LoneLegend 16-17, M 2 Responses Apr 11

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    I am living outside the USA but I have seen American shows online and dammit, I LOVE THEM!! Here in my country, the shows are all about love, love, love and I am sick of it...
    afyfa afyfa 22-25, F Apr 12

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    America is amazing and I am proud to be an American.
    ateenagertoday ateenagertoday 16-17, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Okay lol. So now I wanna ask you one thing. If there is, especially in your beautiful country, the freedom of speech, why did you report my posts? Even if it is wrong and negative...
    russianangel russianangel 16-17, F 9 Responses 3 days ago

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    Even though I'm American sometimes I have little faith in us as a nation. We are kind of stupid, spoiled, and ignorant.
    sopherosie sopherosie 13-15, F 6 Responses 3 days ago

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    Grouping all Americans as one, good job morons. Listen up, NOT everyone is the same. Just because a few people from America are unpleasant doesn't mean we all are. Same with any...
    OneWithTheSkies OneWithTheSkies 18-21, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I hate American politics for sure. Politicians are pure evil.
    theindigoboy theindigoboy 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    Damn . I'm American, sadly so this is an insult but it's okay . Although I live in a modern day Gomorrah, I can still pray for you and your hate filled heart .
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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