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Jason Chaffetz Mocks Elizabeth Warren With Native American Statue Photo, Twitter Flips
One Twitter user wrote, "One of the people in this photo is a dinosauric relic of American racism, best forgotten. The other is a cigar store statue."
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Elizabeth Warren Just Proved She Can’t Beat Donald Trump In 2020
The Democrats' nominee will have to deal effectively with a torrent of insults and lies.
Why White Americans Love To Claim Native Ancestry
Elizabeth Warren isn't the only one leaning on racist ideas about DNA.
Cherokee Nation: Elizabeth Warren's DNA Test Is 'Inappropriate'
"A DNA test is useless to determine tribal citizenship," the Cherokee secretary of state says.
Senator Elizabeth Warren's DNA Test Prompts Thorny Questions About How We Define Ethnicity
Making cultural identifications based on genetics could be a slippery ethical slope.
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Trump Says He'll Only Donate To Charity If He Can Test Elizabeth Warren's DNA Himself
The president seems unclear on how a DNA test is conducted.
Indigenous Peoples Day Gains Popularity
More and more cities are ditching Columbus Day & instead celebrating Indigenous Peoples Day.
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Columbus Day Is A Monument To White Supremacy
, Guest Writer
The explorer's holiday — and his statues — must go.
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California College Ditches Racist 'Prospector Pete' Mascot
Cal State Long Beach is cutting ties with a symbol of the Gold Rush that was a nightmare for Native Americans.
The Dark U.S. Legacy Of Ripping Children From Their Families
Sarah van Gelder
A new film tells the story of Native American families forcibly separated.
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Native Americans Fear Effects Of New Oil Drilling Permit In California Monument
Debra Utacia Krol
Tribes and their environmentalist allies fear for cultural sites and endangered species in California’s “Serengeti.”
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Laura Ingalls Wilder's Name Cut From Award For Her 'Stereotypical' Depictions
The hugely popular “Little House on the Prairie” series has caused “very real pain," said a national library group.
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Higher Education Should Be A Remedy, Not A Tool, For Anti-Native Racism
, Guest Writer
Only about 13 percent of Native Americans have earned a college degree.
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It Looks Like America Is Finally Going To Have A Native American Congresswoman
Deb Haaland won her Democratic primary in New Mexico's congressional race. She's likely to win in November, too.
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College Apologizes To Native American Brothers Detained After Joining Campus Tour
"They're walking on their own ancestors' land; it breaks my heart," says the teens' mom. They were pulled aside by campus cops when a "nervous" parent called 911.
Sogorea Te Land Trust and Planting Justice
'It’s About Taking Back What’s Ours': Native Women Reclaim Land, Plot By Plot
Julian Brave NoiseCat
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Fighting against colonization and now gentrification in the Bay Area.
Tribes Come Together For Fight To Bring Back Protections For Bears Ears National Monument
“Losing Bears Ears to a cloud of industrial smoke from extraction and mining does not keep that preservation of life for us,” said one Navajo woman.
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The U.S. Already Tested Trump's Canned Goods Idea On Native Americans. It Was Bad.
The program began by promoting canned meat and powdered milk for low-income people.
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STYLE & BEAUTY
The Difference Between Cultural Appropriation And Appreciation Is Tricky. Here's A Primer.
As fashion month kicks off, a reminder might come in handy.
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Native American Activists Create Spoof Website To Call For Redskins Name Change
"It’s about a racist name that a racist person doesn’t want to change," one of the activists behind the site said.
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President Trump's Bears Ears Order Is An Illegal Attack On Tribal Sovereignty
John E. Echohawk
Executive Director, Native American Rights Fund
The action fits a long pattern of discrimination and disrespect.
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Sioux Leader To Trump: 'Leave The Office You Bought And Take Your Swamp Things With You'
Harold Frazier said Trump should also apologize to the nation for his Pocahontas remarks.
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Trump Has A History Of Peddling Racist Rhetoric About Native Americans
President Trump’s “Pocahontas” slur is just the example in his history of racist remarks aimed at Native Americans.
Trevor Noah Mockingly Praises Trump's 'Right Racism' Of 'Pocahontas' Slur
"Now I know your first instinct is to be disgusted, but we have to give credit to the president," said "The Daily Show" host.
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