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I Like Native American Culture

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 218 People

    Seeking Native American Heritage

    As a young girl I grew up hearing stories from my grandfather that we were related to what he called Indians.  I have spent my life trying to prove it.  My family had blue eyes but very high cheekbones.  My other family line also claimed Indian blood, but still no...
    nativeamericanfetish nativeamericanfetish 46-50, F 2 Responses Feb 11, 2009

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    I Find Them Fascinating.&nb...

    I find them fascinating.  I think we should embrace thier culture and celebrate it with them.
    evilkittymew evilkittymew 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 22, 2009

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    I Do

    i  love native american culture . they are so in tune with nature and take care of each other . they are a little weird due to the westerners vision of life . but  i like native americans culture.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 26, 2009

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    Genealogy

    My Great Grandparents where renegade Indians who wouldn't live the way the Whites wanted them too.Look me up and I'll tell you the true story how the Indians where treated.Bad is not the word I would use,It would be SAD.I growed up in Oklahoma and was in grade school in the late...
    lestermolton lestermolton 56-60, M 1 Response May 5, 2012

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    I Like This

    I have a Native Dream catcher a friend of mie won it at keriokie here in Alberta Canada and where we both live and she gave it to me because i was there when she won it, it has a bear in the middle of it
    mad316 mad316 36-40, M 1 Response May 27, 2012

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    Serial Killers

    When I was in Prison I met more killers then you ever hear the storis about and it would shock you if you knew how many there is.Check me out and I'll tell you stories you would not believe.Most of them was close friends.
    lestermolton lestermolton 56-60, M May 5, 2012

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    The Flutes

    I love the sound of Native American Tribal Flute Music. I find it relaxing. I know it part of my heritage because my late grandmother was half native-american and because I can feel it when I'm listening to the music.
    Shonnie Shonnie 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 30, 2008

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    I've Learned Much

    I met a wonderful friend online who is Native American.  She inspires me.  What I love most is the Spirituality of their heritage.  I've learned so much from her.
    justANNIE justANNIE 46-50, F 3 Responses Jul 31, 2008

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    Where I live we have many Native American

    communities. I have several Native friends. My "issue" is that Native Americans were here first, we conquered them, we starved them, we killed them, we imprisoned them in reservations. Sure, there are success stories, gambling enterprises. But for the most part , they are...
    JoshM1974 JoshM1974 36-40, M 1 Response Nov 9

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    We Do Too For Several Reasons.

    The reason we love it so much is becouse my partner & my 2 kids are Native American Cherokee. My partner has researched her family all the way back to the mid 1800's and knows for a fact she has Cherokee blood in her. She now practices Shamanism and has been given her Indian...
    americanwoman americanwoman 41-45, F 3 Responses Jan 22, 2009

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    Black Elk: The World Works In Circles

    You have noticed that everything an Indian does in a circle, and that is because the Power of the World always works in circles, and everything and everything tries to be round. In the old days all our power came to us from the sacred hoop of the nation and so long as the hoop...
    LostLeila LostLeila 31-35, F 8 Responses Jul 7, 2008

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    Related Experiences

    My great grandmother was Native American, and she blessed my father and I with these slightly slit eyes. A lot of times people will ask me if I'm chinese or Japanese or something...
    Lechette Lechette 18-21, F Dec 1

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    I am Blackfeet Lakota Sioux (Unregistered) and Seminole (Unregistered) Native American Indian Woman. My name is TȞATÉ MAKȞÁMANIYAŊ WÓIHAŊBLE SÚŊ (Wind Walking Dream...
    WindWalkingDreamWeaver WindWalkingDreamWeaver 41-45, F 2 Responses Dec 3

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    I was not raised with this culture. I actually grew up thinking I was part Cherokee instead. I used to think, "Ok. Who am I to argue with that?" I learned later that the people who...
    AKLady14 AKLady14 26-30, F Dec 9

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    Which one of my natives wants an Indian Taco, hmm delicious
    Ceelce Ceelce 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 7

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    I think someone put bad medicine on my family. Not specifically everyone in my family.. but my baby. My boyfriend and I haven't been able to stop fighting. He was constantly...
    Jeshayna Jeshayna 18-21, F 2 Responses 22 hrs ago

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    My love is 23 years older than me. We met a few years ago online via AgeMeet.com. It was totally platonic but I broke off contact due to doing other things in my life, I wasn't...
    fergieCC12 fergieCC12 26-30, F 4 Responses Dec 4

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    I like this song.
    roxrockman roxrockman 26-30, F Dec 10

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    This is a cherokee story My ancestors were Indians and was in the Cherokee tribe Some of their story involves wolves Read the picture to see the story
    RainbowWolf13 RainbowWolf13 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 30

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    Cherokee Indian :) I am a Cherokee Indian
    RainbowWolf13 RainbowWolf13 13-15, F Nov 30

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    Any other Cherokee Indians on here?
    RainbowWolf13 RainbowWolf13 13-15, F 3 Responses Nov 30

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    This is a cool photo --------
    RainbowWolf13 RainbowWolf13 13-15, F Nov 30

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    I'm a Cherokee Indian :) There are lots of folk tales they have and have passed down
    RainbowWolf13 RainbowWolf13 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 30

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    Wyandot of Andernon Nation here. how is everyone?
    FinnAhGinn FinnAhGinn 26-30, F Dec 3

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    Wyandot of Andernon nation, how is everyone? much love!
    FinnAhGinn FinnAhGinn 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 3

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    My great grandparents were Apache, my grandparents are Apache. And my Dad is Apache. My mom is French ironically. My whole life I was raised by my grandmother. And she would feed...
    rawrandstuff92 rawrandstuff92 22-25, F 5 Responses Dec 4

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    I think I'll be making some fry bread today :)
    Ceelce Ceelce 31-35, F Dec 6

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    Awesome song!
    roxrockman roxrockman 26-30, F Dec 10

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    If only it was not against Community Guidelines, I would explain much more.
    canuckrider canuckrider 46-50, F 1 Response Dec 14

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    I'm full Mohawk I live in Akwesasne and I am related to Jake Fire, a very influential individual for our people during the late 1800's
    bigboi1996 bigboi1996 18-21, M 1 day ago

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    It's sad to see the young people in America today. So many kids are forced by peer pressure to be someone they don't want to be. Kids don't get to enjoy just being kids because...
    ComplicatedGirl18 ComplicatedGirl18 18-21, F Dec 1

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    We'll Take Manhattan!Americans, especially New Yorkers, are familiar with the 1626 purchase of Manhattan Island by Peter Minuit for a pathetic $24. But there is much more to that...
    BadPam BadPam 51-55, F 3 Responses Nov 25

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    Have anyone ever thought to stop and ask one of our very impressional African/Black, Latino, Native American children how did they feel as a parade of white GOP politicians came on...
    PreacherFoReal PreacherFoReal 46-50, M 5 Responses Nov 27

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    I love being black, but I hate that our African culture was robbed from us. Yeah there's black culture, but great as some aspects of it can be, it has its roots in the negativity...
    phenxmenal phenxmenal 16-17, F 4 Responses Dec 10

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    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 12

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    Enfin, le dénigrement systématique auquel GR s’est livré peut être confronté aux commentaires positifs que mon travail a re?u dans les...
    qqww112014 qqww112014 22-25, M Dec 11

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    GalileoAbraham LincolnVincent Van Gogh Walt WhitmanRachel Carson Galileo, Abraham Lincoln, Vincent Van Gogh, Walt Whitman, Rachel Carson — our history is filled with a familiar...
    rckt148 rckt148 51-55, M 1 Response Dec 2

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    I never really understand the thinking here. I'm not from Africa and I don't practice things of the many cultures there. If I were to be categorized I would be considered this by...
    Vicvoss Vicvoss 13-15, M 4 Responses Dec 10

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    Les histoires d’en bas et du dehors qu’elle raconte, l’attention à la pragmatique de niveau local, aux résultats surprenants (par exemple la...
    salleory salleory 26-30, F Dec 10

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    When we set up our front garden it was purely Australian Native plants we used with no front lawn. Just plants and mulch. The state of Western Australia has some lovely ones, well...
    ozroller ozroller 51-55, M 1 Response Nov 25

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    This is certainly a different way to look at what is happening.................... One 82-year-old lady loves Obama and she may have a very good point. She says that Obama is...
    Inexperienced3 Inexperienced3 51-55, M 5 Responses Dec 3

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    What does it mean to be American? In this Day and Age what does it mean to be American I see so much bad in America I use to think America was the place I use to take Pride in...
    conservativegirl24 conservativegirl24 22-25, F 15 Responses Dec 12

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    I am Italian, currently living in England since 2013. Since I was a child I've always been fascinated by American big cities, like New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago, San...
    soliDeogloria soliDeogloria 26-30, F Dec 15

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    I was born in Miami, Florida, however I moved to England after my first birthday, stayed there for nearly eight years, and then moved to Australia where I've lived for the rest of...
    LittleClouds LittleClouds 18-21, F 8 Responses Nov 28

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    My Holiday Greeting For The One Percent: "Massa, You Really Need To Wake The Up!"I hope the powerful, rich, and wealthy one percent of the United States of America realize that as...
    PreacherFoReal PreacherFoReal 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 27

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    I suppose so. I have run into visual novels recently and I really like them so far. Utawarerumono is about the Ainu, the indigenous Japanese culture that was lost, so that is...
    TheFarmerAsACorpse TheFarmerAsACorpse 18-21 Dec 6

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    I love the Japanese culture. I actually had a friend a long time ago from Japan, her name was Tokyo. We just lost contact out of nowhere, I wonder whatever happened to her. Ugh she...
    KeithPrice94 KeithPrice94 18-21, M 5 days ago