First lady tells Native American grads to live their values SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Michelle Obama told graduates at a Native American high school Thursday to take pride in their history and cultures at a time when she says the "loudest...Show More Summary
You tell me,” Trump asked. The woman replied that she was offended, and Trump quickly repeated the phrase. “Oh, oh really — oh, I’m sorry about that,“ Trump said before turning to a reporter who had asked about Warren, immediately using the term again.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell on Thursday said she’s troubled by the auctioning off of objects held sacred by Native American tribes and she’s calling on the French government to help find a path toward repatriating the items. Jewell’s comments come as Paris’ EVE auction house prepares to put up for […]
The hurt is still quite strong within the sports media, in the wake of the Washington Post poll declaring that 9 out of 10 Native Americans are not offended by the word “Redskin.” This particular episode of sour grapes comes from NBC’s Pro Football Talk, headed-up by Mike Florio, who was one of the first members of the sports media to stop using the word “Redskin.”
Trump has repeatedly called the Massachusetts senator by the nickname, referencing the controversy over her claiming that she is of Native American descent.
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The Latest on Michelle Obama’s remarks to graduating seniors at Santa Fe Indian School (all times local): 3:10 p.m. Michelle Obama is telling Native American high school graduates to remember their tribal history and carry it with them proudly, saying they are “the next generation of community leaders. The first […]
DONALD TRUMP DESTROYED LIAR ELIZABETH WARREN TODAY! During his North Dakota press conference after securing the GOP nomination Donald Trump... The post TRUMP on ‘Pocahontas’ Warren: “I Think She’s as Native American as I Am” (VIDEO) appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
Last Thursday, the Washington Post published a poll of 504 self-identifying Native American adults, 90 percent of whom said they aren’t bothered by the name of the local NFL team. Although some supporters of the name continue to insist that this means any lingering opposition to the name comes only from white liberal journalists, multiple Native…
Elizabeth Warren, a U.S. Democratic Senator representing Massachusetts, once claimed she was part Native American. Donald Trump went ahead and made fun of that claim in recent remarks after she criticized him.
The battle over whether the word “redskin” is a pejorative took an odd twist with a poll by the Washington Post that found 9 in 10 self-identified Native Americans weren't offended by the term. Then came a New York Times initiative that drew more than 2,000 responses, heavy on Native Americans...
It's illegal to sell ceremonial such items in the U.S., but they're popular (and profitable) in France. The art and artifacts are due to hit the auction block Monday.
Native American leaders are reportedly protesting a plan by a Paris auction house to sell off part of their tribal history, reports the Associated Press. The Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian held an emergency meeting with tribal officials, the State Department and Bureau...
The Times solicited its readers, including many Native Americans, for their opinions about whether the term is a slur, and who gets to decide if it is.
I fucking hate festivals. The overpriced tickets, the sorority types in Native American outfits, the only two good bands playing at the same time on different stages... it's the worst. Out of 1500 festivals in America every year, I could probably count the good ones on my left hand, and it's missing a finger.
In an international battle stretching from Native American lands in the American West to the auction houses of Paris, two tribes on Tuesday renewed a years-long campaign to prevent the sale of sacred objects. The Acoma Pueblo NationShow More Summary
The Washington Post released late Thursday for Friday’s print edition a surprising poll that 90 percent of Native Americans were not offended by the term “redskins” which dealt the apologist liberal media a massive blow in their quest to force the NFL’s Washington Redskins to change their name. Show More Summary
Leaders of several American Indian tribes were joined by representatives of the federal government Tuesday in calling for a halt to a planned auction of Native American objects and their repatriation. In an emergency meeting at the National Museum of the American Indian, some dozen federal and Native American representatives condemned the auction at the […]
Bernie selected Cornel West, Keith Ellison, Bill McKibben, a pro-Palestine advocate and a Native American activist
It's hard to see any reasoning behind this judgement other than our great tradition of using the government to screw over Native Americans.
A recent survey shows most Native Americans don't care about the name... but still.