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“What’s the Problem with Thinking of Indian Women as Princesses or Squaws?”

A sign at the Standing Rock protest against the North Dakota Access Pipeline. Photo by Joe Brusky (Creative Commons).  This essay is an excerpt from All the Real Indians Died Off: And 20 Other Myths About Native Americans by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz and Dina Gilio-Whitaker (Beacon Press, 2016). We're reprinting today it with permission to mark Indigenous Peoples' Day.  It is essential to acknowledge the diversity among Indigenous women in the United States.
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