I The First Americans

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    Thanksgiving Is Time To Remember What We Have and The Genocide It Took To Get It

    In other words, celebrating Thanksgiving is as if Germany had a day of celebration for the Holocaust. Thanksgiving is the American Holocaust. "Thanksgiving"- a National Day of Mourning an editorial by Publisher/Editor - Terri J Andrews Never before in the history of America...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    1 Response Nov 18, 2012

    From Mexico To Canada/These Are Also Among The 1st Americans Ezln

    Comandante Marcos The defense of collective and individual rights historically denied to indigenous Mexicans . Means EZLN Zapatista Army of National Liberation.Erupted on January 1, 1994 in response to free trade, as they believe that globalization will bring more problems to the...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    Oct 7, 2012

    Indigenous And The Border Wars

    Part of My Life here on the Border
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    1 Response Aug 22, 2012

    Life And Harassment On The Border

    Life and harassment on the Border, where I live here in this video of my community, quite a few of my friends have been it's innocent victims. Arizona government has an irrational phobia of brown skin....Shame on Arizona Government! The Tohono O'odham Nation which is on the...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    Sep 14, 2012

    OMG Wounded Knee For Sale And Profits - Absolutely Disgusting!

    Tribal members say the man who owns a piece of the Wounded Knee National Historic Landmark on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation is trying to profit from their suffering.  For sale: Wounded Knee SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A small patch of prairie sits...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    2 Responses May 2, 2013
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    Aug 22, 2012

    America Today Give It Back and The Native Americans Will Set It Free.

    Scary, we are headed to fascism and headed for downfall. This video shares about the war machine that drives the economy, spreads imperialism and run away gluttony of big oil and corporate greed. If americans don't wake up and smell the fascism we are gonna be like so over, and...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    Aug 25, 2012

    Christopher Columbus Was The First Illegal Alien. Why Not Celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day Instead!?

    Russell Means Speaking at the Transform Columbus Day Rally http://www.transformcolumbusday.org/Transform Columbus Day!CHALLENGE THE ROOTS OF RACISM IN AMERICAColumbus is responsible for the murder of millions of indigenous people.Columbus was a slavetrader in Africa before...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    Oct 12, 2012

    LIFE ON THE REZ, This Is What Injustice Is Like In The 21st Century

     Injustice I live out here in Indian Country, there are 3 reservations on the edge of town.  Been out here for quite awhile, and stuff like this sh!t is still happening today, Right HERE NOW!  Though today here, it's the corrupt local police/sheriff departments, the racist...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    1 Response Oct 24, 2012

    We Shall Remain, Episode 5 Wounded Knee Part 1

    This belongs to PBS I do not own any part of it On the night of February 27, 1973, fifty-four cars rolled, horns blaring, into a small hamlet on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. Within hours, some 200 Oglala Lakota and American Indian Movement (AIM) activists had seized the...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    Oct 2, 2012
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    Aug 22, 2012

    Reconsider Columbus Day!

    It should be a day to celebrate indigenous peoples of the Americas, from the tip of South America to the tip of North America!   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=il5hwpdJMcg&feature=related ANTI COLUMBUS PROTEST As for Italian Pride, it's all good too, just please...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    1 Response Oct 7, 2012
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    Aug 22, 2012

    Spiritual Not Really Religious

    The Native American Ten Commandments, just common sense
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    1 Response Jan 31, 2013

    John Trudell On Race Colonization And Irc

    Explains a lot, about our economy too.
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    Aug 22, 2012

    American Indian Movement Anthem

     In Honor of the First Americans
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    Nov 3, 2012

    Americans Are So Utterly Brainwashed.

    A couple of examples, .....Well when I was in school we were only taught about genocide/holocaust in WWI europe, not that that is not valid, it is and I have cousins that were victims of it and other global genocide events not taught to us in school, there's Ireland, Australian...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Aug 22, 2012

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    wowodeals wowodeals
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    Apr 21
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    maritimer maritimer
    41-45
    Apr 21
    when I was 13, I tied up this boy that was 14 with a jumprope, then beat the **** out of him. By the time I was done, his lip was split, his wrists were bleeding from the rope...
    jasonBK1 jasonBK1
    18-21, M
    Apr 20
    If America builds a wall to keep out Mexicans and want to make Mexico pay for it then its only fair in response that Canada should build a wall to keep Americans out and make...
    CandiceMarieAllcoxx CandiceMarieAllcoxx
    18-21, T
    Apr 20
    I was 14 years old and my boyfriend was 15 since he had went to high-school we hadn't spent much time together so we had made plans we went to the movies then he was walking me...
    AlainaMcKinely AlainaMcKinely
    18-21, F
    Apr 19
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    Ale7jandro Ale7jandro
    22-25, M
    Apr 19
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    Tobey94 Tobey94
    18-21, M
    Apr 19
    My Undying Love for Ed...It’s been 3 years since I last wrote a blog about my first love. Now, I’m going to write again.I don’t know how I will start my blog...
    red2006 red2006
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 19
    So i noticed over the last 2 weeks ive been feeling more weight on me but i didnt think anything of it. Ive been eatting pizza and brownies and soda and bread all day without i...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 18
    I have absolutely no idea how to start conversations or just not be awkward in general. I blame it all on my last 3 years of high school. I went from a public high school of 400...
    chasingsunsets chasingsunsets
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Apr 18
    it was march 12, 2016. my dad decided to take me and my sister to disney springs (formerly downtown disney) we split up for about 4 hours so i decided since my ex lived in orlando...
    ilovepie12345 ilovepie12345
    16-17, M
    Apr 17
    So I met this guy when we were in 5th grade we were so shy we couldn't speak to each other but we were boyfriend / girlfriend we both were each others first boyfriend/girlfriend...
    SaDgirl213 SaDgirl213
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 17
    If black people were treated like animals for centuries all over the world, how come till this day many if not majority of people continue to hate blacks, fear and mistreat them...
    LeahLovee LeahLovee
    70+, F
    24 Responses Apr 17
    Next month is going to be one year since our break up. It has been a bumpy road and now a new guy is trying to enter in my life. I am not sure about what I should do, I am scared...
    American19 American19
    18-21, F
    Apr 17
    A blow job is better than no job Kanye West: 30 Hours.
    LeahLovee LeahLovee
    70+, F
    47 Responses Apr 17
    I hate starting conversations woth people im not familliar with. Im a total anti-social person when it comes to strangers, and i easily become socially awkward too. Im more of an...
    Heyoitsme Heyoitsme
    16-17, F
    Apr 17
    I hate bothering people so I wait for them to start up a conversation. It makes me seem antisocial but I talk to anyone that wants to talk. I just don't speak first.
    sierraseptember sierraseptember
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 17
    At school, I'm a huge introvert, but when someone talks to me, I become an extrovert. Plus it's really difficult for me to start the conversation because when I do, I feel...
    Weirdestone Weirdestone
    18-21, F
    Apr 17
    Oh god it was weird. Slightly freakish too. So it was the morning of a merry 7th-grade day and I'd felt so accomplished because I'd finished all my homework, I'd studied for...
    jaybae2001 jaybae2001
    36-40, F
    Apr 16
    Well, I found my ex was having sex with another girl, and I cried and cried and cried. But yet I stayed with him for whatever reason? & he did it again.. Not to mention this...
    hungrybish hungrybish
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 16
    A few years back, I'd met my first boyfriend. Let's call him Keith. We started out as friends, then he asked if I wanted to date him. Of course I said yes. We were dating for the...
    eloisemaria eloisemaria
    18-21, F
    Apr 16
    My first gay experience was in fifth grade with a classmate of mine in aboard img school. We both had bunked class and were lying around in a bed when we started exploring each...
    chandru1502 chandru1502
    51-55
    Apr 16
    What does it mean when you stop texting someone and they quit texting you back?
    sagespoo sagespoo
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Apr 15
    I can't stand the black conscious movement just like I dislike false religions. It's an undercover racist cult that has attached itself to mentally and emotionally vulnerable...
    niceguycursed niceguycursed
    31-35, M
    Apr 15
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    Boomer80hd Boomer80hd
    70+
    Apr 14
    But they aren't bears. They're just koalas. Only Americans add bears after it.
    GoddessGoddess GoddessGoddess
    46-50, F
    1 Response Apr 14
    We were in Primary School (elementary school for you Americans). His name was Peter. Peter, if you're reading this... umm... We were friends. Maybe at some point I'll rant about...
    AsYetNameless AsYetNameless
    13-15, T
    Apr 14
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    honestlyanonymouslyme honestlyanonymouslyme
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 14
    This isn't controversial but how can Americans NOT vote for Bernie Sanders? He's awesome. Trump and Hillary is a joke and fake as they come. Like Ugh. My own country wanted to ban...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    14 Responses Apr 13
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    Bircos Bircos
    18-21, M
    Apr 12
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    Jannfikepb Jannfikepb
    13-15, M
    Apr 11
    The ONLY place I hear about racism is from the media...The majority of Americans are NOT racist and I resent it that certain people on EP that disagree with someone, use it as a...
    lov2smile lov2smile
    26-30, F
    Apr 11
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    alinaE alinaE
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 11
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    Disneyprincess82 Disneyprincess82
    31-35, T
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    Thommath Thommath
    18-21, M
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    CloseButNoGuitar CloseButNoGuitar
    26-30, M
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    HEROES OF RACIAL JUSTICE The University Cooperative Housing Association (the "Co-op") was founded in 1936 by John Essene and several others to provide student housing at UCLA...
    HazelMotes HazelMotes
    51-55, M
    1 Response Apr 9
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    IkIlLeDyOuRsOuLaNdAtEiT IkIlLeDyOuRsOuLaNdAtEiT
    16-17, F
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    Its funny.........my mom always thought I just had a wild imagination. Turned out it wasn't exactly that. It wasn't til I was 14 I realized what it was. First time Ace came out was...
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