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I Want An America That Does Not Dishonour The American Indian

RESPECT THE INDIAN WHOSE SOIL THE USA LAID CLAIM TOO BY CORRUPTED GAIN!!! BY OPPRESSION!!! 782 People

    Our Culture Was Heavily Influenced By The Natives.

    I think it's sad how US history is taught. When Native Americans are brought up, it seems like they are either our enemies, or a group that has been wiped out completely and that's sad. Scarcely do we hear about their impact on our culture. Firstly, the founding fathers openly...
    Cutezombiedoll Cutezombiedoll 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 12, 2012

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    I Agree

    I am a member of the Choctaw tribe, I'm also part Kiowa. I grew. Up with my mom and her family, she is white. I remember in school I never learned anything about my culture or heritage and not even in school did. They ever teach about native Americans " except a brief little...
    notsoblackandwhite notsoblackandwhite 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 16, 2012

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    ...honor Is Due The American Indian Of Yesterday And The Future Both...

      HOW MANY of these AMAZING GOD LOVED AND ADORED PEOPLE FIGHT HUNGER AND OTHER OPPRESSION BY USA TODAY: http://nahainc.reachlocal.net/Donate.html  
    Demigiozia Demigiozia 66-70 Mar 28, 2010

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    1/32 Cherokee

    oh say can you see the Osage wiped away by the white man's rage Hickory smoke on the Trail of Tears, now vomit beers if people are people, and culture is culture, then why is the steeple a roost for a vulture? casinoes built on twice-stolen land for millions killed without any...
    pratyekayan pratyekayan 18-21, M Sep 23, 2010

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    THEMADHATTERXXXX THEMADHATTERXXXX 46-50, M Jan 20, 2012

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    Why I Honour North American Indian And Australian Native Aboriginal Peoples.

    They should be honoured for having them on our planet. I think indian people in north american plains, are the most well clean and wonderful people I have ever seen. alike australian aboriginals in which they call native americans our brothers and sisters in tribe. I love both...
    aitan20 aitan20 26-30, M Mar 9, 2013

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    Treaties

    First thing which should be done is honor the unlawfully disbanded Fort Laramie Treaties of 1851 (revised in 1858 and 1868). Until this day, the United States Of America are in the illegal possession of about 1.5 million square miles of American Born Original's lands and...
    jimmyrudyjump jimmyrudyjump 51-55, M 8 Responses Feb 27, 2011

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    The Great Spirit Meets The Great Lie.

    How the the Native Americans were dishonored and by whom. Is well said by John Trudell The song is by John Trudell, Hanging from the Cross. The images are from a variety of sources (for which I give thanks), and are my interpretation of John's words to create a visual record of...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F Sep 29, 2012

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    I Am Part Native American

    I have pride in the fact that I am part Native American. My ancestors from the Nansemonde tribe still live near Chesapeake Bay, and have their own land, and always have. They were one of the first tribes to have to deal with "white men", and they made good deals that assured...
    LeisaWolf LeisaWolf 51-55, F 18 Responses Apr 11, 2010

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    Regretful

    I didn't go to the National Museum of the American Indian in NYC. No one in my family was interested in going. It would have been a good learning experience. We wasted time shopping and were following a pre-made schedule. If you're in NYC, please make a trip to visit this museum...
    outofthebleu outofthebleu 36-40, F Mar 7, 2013

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    Demigiozia Demigiozia 66-70 Mar 28, 2010

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    Where Did Love Go? This Native American Wants To Know...

    what happen to love? where did it go? did you see it leave? was itgoing fast or really slow? that makes a difference you know?remember all those good times? I use to think true love lastsforever. it never has, of corse. what happen to all those fairy tale rhymes?where my prince...
    jamiedean jamiedean 26-30 1 Response Feb 4, 2013

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    Personal Rights

    They are people too. what right does the american people have to walk all over them?I thought this was a free country?
    SWagner1 SWagner1 51-55, M Apr 7, 2011

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    Knowing What Happened To The Indians

    Makes me wish America was never colonized. The Native Americans had such a wealth of culture and spirituality and they never choose to fight the colonists until they wanted to take the land for themselves and craft the evils of technology, metal and railroads. The lands of the...
    ResidentGoddessAstraea ResidentGoddessAstraea 18-21 Jul 11, 2012

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    American Indians Should Be Respected

    I did a family tree for my mothers side because I didn't know any of them. I found that my great grandmother was Indian born in Kentucky. As I looked for more information I talked to people who specialized in finding and keeping records on their tribes past. I also learned how...
    bamccam bamccam 61-65, F 1 Response Jul 31, 2012

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    Those Racists Who Claim That English Should Be The Only Official Language Of A Country They Invaded!

    I am so pissed off! I can't believe the ignorance of todays racists!  I just came across this group on EP than promotes English as the only official language..& came across some real arrogance, left a comment about what I thought   I don't even want a discussion with anyone...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F 4 Responses Nov 24, 2012

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    The First Racism Crime Of Assaulting An Entire People By Race By Usa : Was Done Against The American Indian!! And Corrupted Usa Took By Violence And Oppression The Indians' Health, Lives And Coveted Land!!!

    the USA CORRUPTED today as it was in the VILE hour it DELIBERATELY VICTIMIZED WITH HEINOUS CRIME the AMERICAN INDIAN THE HEINOUS USA CONTINUES TO REFUSE TO SPEAK THE TRUTH OF ITS MURDER and GENOCIDE OF AMERICAN INDIAN AS THE HEINOUS USA DID SLAUGHTER and...
    Demigiozia Demigiozia 66-70 4 Responses Apr 16, 2010

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    ...the America That We Of Integrity Want Does Not Devalue The American Indian People...

    :)   Crazy Horse, d. 1877, war chief of the Oglala Sioux. He was a prominent leader in the Sioux resistance to white encroachment in the mineral-rich Black Hills. When Crazy Horse and his people refused to go on a reservation, troops attacked (Mar. 17, 1876) their...
    Demigiozia Demigiozia 66-70 5 Responses Mar 28, 2010

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    Indian Giver Vs Govement Giver

    As I was growing up I always heard "Indian Giver". Meaning to give something to someone then take it back. Well that is a BIG FAT LIE.. It should be 'government giver" because it was the government that gave to the Indians then took it back. This Pale Face would like to apologize...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jun 19, 2011

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    American !!!

    They say what they can........ they do what they said...........! They are straight and forward !! I Salute them !!!
    realbond007 realbond007 46-50, M 13 Responses May 7, 2012

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