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I The First Americans

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    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 2 Responses Oct 7, 2012

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    Why I Don't Believe In Most Statistics

    Statistics and surveys conducted by experts tend to be very limited yet made to look as if they represent a majority of the population when they don't by far. They are often conducted with middle to upperclass individuals of one ethnic group and social status in one kind of area...
    AllStarcrushNate AllStarcrushNate 26-30, M 3 Responses Aug 25, 2012

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    John Trudell On Race Colonization And Irc

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

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    American Indian Movement Anthem

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

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    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F Aug 22, 2012

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    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

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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 2 Responses Nov 18, 2012

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    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 5 Responses May 2, 2013

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    They Call Him Leonard

    I feel pretty confident in assuming that most here on EP, and indeed most people in general, aren't familiar with the name of Leonard Peltier. But we all need to know who this man is and what exactly is his plight. Leonard has been in federal prison for 36 years now, blamed for...
    DIYman DIYman 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 22, 2012

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    Leonard Peltier

    A true American hero, in his own words; you decide...
    DIYman DIYman 22-25, M 3 Responses Nov 10, 2012

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    Spiritual Not Really Religious

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

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    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 2 Responses Oct 12, 2012

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    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F Aug 22, 2012

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    Indigenous And The Border Wars

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

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    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

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    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F Aug 22, 2012

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    Wounded Knee Was Not The End

    In 1890, men of the US Army massacred hundreds of Sioux Indians , mostly women and children, at Wounded Knee. This tragedy is often considered as marking the end of the Indian Wars in this country. But, over a hundred years has passed, and there is still a very real, very potent...
    DIYman DIYman 22-25, M 6 Responses Oct 2, 2012

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    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

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    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 2 Responses Oct 24, 2012

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    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

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    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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    Related Experiences

    Do you believe I love at first sight? Well I do I think.... I just met this cute Japanese guy. I think I like him. Even though I just met him and all but he seems like a pretty...
    youngnfunboi youngnfunboi 13-15, M 22 mins ago

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    Hi all, THERE'S NOTHING LIKE THE FIRST LOVE ! We all will definitely agree to the fact that , our first love or say a crush who turns into someone special , will always here...
    ProjectXPune ProjectXPune 18-21, M Dec 3

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    so I had my first kiss today with my girlfriend. a bunch of our friends came over to my house today. we went up to a room to watch movies and shows. before that, I had told one...
    drukware drukware 13-15, M 1 Response Dec 5

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    The words he spoke to me are forever etched in my memory. Today, for completely unrelated reasons, those words are haunting me. My first love and I met in elementary school. In...
    lostit77 lostit77 46-50, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    It was a couple of days ago, Monday I think. I skipped first period (religion ew) with my boyfriend and we went to the mall. We sat by this little seating area in front of Macy's...
    thequietpanda thequietpanda 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    this really used to be the case. like i refused to talk to anyone first. like especially if it were a boy or girl that i had feelings for, yanno? but with you it's like its not...
    flawlxsskay flawlxsskay 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I remember my first break up. My only one actually. Haha. He was my first boyfriend, the first person I have ever dated and had feelings for. I guess you can say I'm to nice...
    HarmsCaleb HarmsCaleb 18-21, M Nov 19

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    My first kiss was so special and perfect! We were hugging goodbye but I didn't want to let go, he kept saying 'don't go, lets just stay like this for a while'...then he kissed me...
    Livelovedream16 Livelovedream16 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 19

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    Hi! I am 17 and i got my first thong this May, after all the big exams like AP and SAT heheheXD. My sister(19), who is in freshman year of college now, and I decided to get our...
    victoriakim97 victoriakim97 18-21, F 5 Responses Dec 6

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    I can't UNLOVE you, as much as I want to, as hard as I try, as much as you don't and never did deserve it and as much suffering and despair as it causes me, I should hate you. I do...
    fukubus fukubus 41-45, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I was best friends with her, and then in a dark time, when everything else had turned to ****, and she was still there, I let it go too far and I fell for her. Before I knew it my...
    MrWinstonSmith MrWinstonSmith 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 22

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    Coldplay- the scientist AAR- the wind blows The Fray- the fighter Switchfoot- Dare you to move (only a few will probably get that one) Maroon 5- beautiful goodbye To people...
    PriscilaGaray PriscilaGaray 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 23

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    So, technically it's not the first time I went commando. But after I took a shower at 1am this morning I realized I was too lazy to find a pair of panties, sleeping without a bra...
    TurtlesAndLlamas TurtlesAndLlamas 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 23

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    Kisses. Two girls dared me to go try. Between tall bushes. The first is vague because stacy craved. Got in trouble later. But both were fun. Fourth grade...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Nov 27

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    Over time I've noticed, especially in times where I'm around friends, Sometimes I will be happy to help and some times I'm hesitant, but all the same I put others first. I'm...
    MisssValentine MisssValentine 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 29

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    I remember I had the urge to just take one tab since I bought three. I took it on October 4th, 2014.I was reading a book and I felt very light headed. I grabbed my journal so I...
    noehernandez0710 noehernandez0710 18-21 Nov 30

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    Well my first kiss was when i was around 15, my boyfriend had taken me into the city and we both had gotten ourselfs an icecream cone and i was completely happy and before he had...
    sweetxdreamsx sweetxdreamsx 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 30

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    So, for those who don't know; I don't ever leave my house, once in a blue moon (maybe). I work all day, and all night, usually sleeping from 4am-9am, and starting my day all over...
    PatrickMoosePants PatrickMoosePants 22-25, M 2 Responses Dec 2

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    Another Daycare Adventures I remember my second boyfriend, his name was Ty. He was in 1st grade and I was in 3rd. He asked me to be his girlfriend. We would play together and he...
    browntaurus browntaurus 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 2

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    Hello, Everyone. Here's my story about my first EVER apartment, living alone and right in a Down Town area. I moved into a beautiful low-income apartment in Friday the 13th in June...
    LucasW58 LucasW58 22-25, M Dec 7

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    Most of the time I feel like I annoy people just by messaging them. I don't know if I do annoy them but I feel like I do.. That's why I don't often message people first, I mean if...
    sweetiecake98 sweetiecake98 16-17, F 5 Responses Dec 8

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    So the story is, i met this guy in june, and we kinda flirted with each other, everytime we met we somehow flirted, until last night we kissed. That was my first kiss, he didnt...
    Caroline128 Caroline128 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    I was 18 and attending a summer camp where my older brother was a counselor. I'm a pretty reserved guy and had and still haven't ever been a relationship. The first day, I...
    Jimmertebow23 Jimmertebow23 22-25, M 4 days ago

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    I still remember my first crush when I had just started school. It's funny that even young children can be attracted to each other lol His name was mark and he had brown hair and...
    Jellypot1 Jellypot1 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    It was not my first time he caught but the first time I was caught by my mother (i grew up with step mom). It happened today. I'm 39 years old and I wear panties pretty much every...
    alexhawke alexhawke 36-40, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Can people tell me the truth.... Some people tell me kids are expensive and some tell me they are not. I know all in all everyone is different - however to clothe and feed them for...
    mdsilent mdsilent 31-35, F Nov 19

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    I was 7 when I wore my first dress and panties. It was because my boy clothes got dirty. So dirty I had to change clothes. My family was visiting friends for the evening 20 miles...
    Adam59 Adam59 56-60, M 2 Responses Nov 19