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I The First Americans

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    American Indian Movement Anthem

     In Honor of the First Americans
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F Nov 3, 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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    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F Aug 22, 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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    ITS FOR THOSE NORTH AMERICAN GIRLS AND BOYS WHO LOOK DOWN UPON ME AND TREATED ME RUDELY.Because I m an Indian.Not one person but many.Well this Canadian guy who was my friend on EP...
    GenuineAngel GenuineAngel 18-21, F 7 Responses Jan 4

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    The pressure is always on the first generation of Americans to succeed. And when they feel you're starting to get ungrateful they'll give you the story of how they came to this...
    Rosieeeee Rosieeeee 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 12

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    Omg... Watching Americans in prison and OMG... Why are they so hot ? Like there's something wrong with me ... Lol I just find them so attractive :/ it's killing me.. Like even the...
    MissLorii MissLorii 18-21, F 6 Responses Dec 24, 2014

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    I admire Native Americans because I like to read about them and learn everything about their culture. I have some Native American blood in me. And I really would like go to a...
    winnie2008 winnie2008 41-45, F Dec 30, 2014

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    I've tried a hundred separate times to type this story out, because I wanted it to be great. I think this is the type of thing romance movies are made of, but until they do put...
    invisibol invisibol 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 30, 2014

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    It's just something I've always done. My comfort zone doesn't include initiating conversations, it is actually very hard for me to do so. I wait patiently for people to contact me...
    DrKittyNinjaBunny DrKittyNinjaBunny 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 3

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    i had just turned 14, i had a conjoined party with a girl named june, there were 22 people there, 11 boys, 11 girls. there was his girl named madeline who i'd had a crush on for a...
    Duffy512pd Duffy512pd 22-25 1 Response Jan 4

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    The first moment I saw him, felt a deep, passionate distain for him. It was the second day of high school, and he walked into our English class like he owned the place. He...
    missbehave1691 missbehave1691 22-25 1 Response Dec 26, 2014

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    During Life, there is always a moment for doing things for first time, the first day you walk, speak, first day at school, work etc.. Sometimes, even if you have learned the...
    mrtt80 mrtt80 36-40, M 1 Response Dec 28, 2014

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    Yeah. I remember it. But honestly I wouldn't care if I didn't remember it. I mean, it's nice to remember your first kiss, but mine kind wasn't worth remembering. It wasn't romantic...
    BananaSmoothiee BananaSmoothiee 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    Wow it's been a few months since I was was last on here and I'm really sorry about that. I got caught up and carried away in so much stuff. Anyways here's my thoughts on my first...
    TheTshirt TheTshirt 18-21, M 1 day ago

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    I suppose this is equally a question as it is an experience. I need to have the experience to express in detail what happened, and what has resulted -what I've become. I need...
    CatherineGray CatherineGray 16-17, M 1 Response Dec 26, 2014

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    There's this girl who I fell for like about two and a half year ago, I think that was the first time i feel for someone that hard. I knew she liked me and adored me but didn't know...
    natethecreator natethecreator 18-21, M Dec 27, 2014

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    I will never get to tell my children an awkward first kiss story. I was a sophomore and the girl that had asked me to prom was a senior. We had grinded a lot at the dance and we...
    HalfMoonRun HalfMoonRun 18-21, M 2 Responses Dec 29, 2014

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    My first love was my best friend. His home life wasn't as messed as mine, but not far from.. We were only 13. He knew I wasn't a virgin, but he was.. and i considered myself to be...
    megansunshine megansunshine 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 29, 2014

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    well my first kiss wasn't exactly perfect but it was beautiful...me and my bf completed 2 months and it was my first relationship i was heck scared of kisses so i always avoided...
    mistletoeakak mistletoeakak 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 29, 2014

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    When I meet someone for the first time, I want it to be like love at first sight. I want it to be like a romance movie or novel.
    winnie2008 winnie2008 41-45, F Dec 30, 2014

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    My first m********* occurred when I was 12. I always had been more developed than my peers when it came to puberty, but surprisingly, I started m*********** a lot later than most...
    sexyjam sexyjam 13-15, M Dec 31, 2014

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    Okay my ep peeps ... I am already done with my first p00p of the new year at 2am and partying hard, I am about to sleep. GOOD NIGHT! shhhhhhhhhhh it was bright and TOO early and...
    yahooabcd yahooabcd 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 1

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    It was about 2 years ago. I was working at my job for about 3 or 4 months. I had first seen him standing outside of the building he was either looking out into the plaza or just...
    alostone alostone 22-25, F Jan 1

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    I got my first crush when I was 9 years old. I never liked boys at all, until one day I out of the blue started to notice this boy in my class. I wasn't crazy about him but it was...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 Jan 2

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    My first poem I ever wrote. I was 16 and bored in an English Class. I was experiencing my first love. It was an intense love affair. I was 16. haha... The Surge Our love is like a...
    secretme1970 secretme1970 41-45, F Jan 3

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    I had my first black man my sophomore year of college. I went to a party to relax after mid terms not looking for anything or anyone. I was hanging out with friends and this black...
    brenda83 brenda83 31-35, F 8 Responses Jan 4

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    Well my very first kiss was with a girl friend of mine.. I was 11 years old and we were playing a game as most kids do of boyfriend and girlfriend.. And we were fake kissing, but...
    catho catho 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 6

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    I ran track in high school, the first year of college, and the first semester of this year. Shortly before I started college, I got into bloating and stuffing. I only did it every...
    BellyFullOfSweets BellyFullOfSweets 18-21 1 Response Jan 6

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    Never had it. :P hahaha, I am kinda excited for it. I really want to remember it. Being an obsessed hopeless romantic I think I want it to be perfect, but then again Being with the...
    Wewerethereinthattime Wewerethereinthattime 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 8

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    No, my first love wasn't a pretty girl or a pet. My first love was the open spaces. When I was a boy, I lived on dairy farm in New Mexico. From my house on the farm I was a mere...
    extant1 extant1 51-55, M 1 Response Jan 11

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    I shared this a little while ago but thought I'd re-post for new friends. I am a professional so please refrain from negative/rude comments. There is no need. I write mainly...
    DaydreamerLegacy DaydreamerLegacy 22-25, F 5 Responses Jan 12