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Sharice Davids Will Get A Chance To Be One Of The First Native American Women In Congress

Sharice Davids Will Get A Chance To Be One Of The First Native American Women In CongressSharice Davids, a former MMA fighter and White House fellow, won the



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Idaho Inches Closer To Electing The Nation's First Native American Governor

Idaho Inches Closer To Electing The Nation's First Native American GovernorWASHINGTON ― Progressive Democrat Paulette Jordan won Tuesday night's primary



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911 caller accused of racial bias after police search Native American teens

911 caller accused of racial bias after police search Native American teensThe mother of two Native American teens removed from a Colorado State University tour by campus police says her sons are the victims of racial profiling. A woman in their tour group called 911 because she thought the boys were acting suspiciously. Jericka Duncan reports.



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Video shows police stop of Native American teens on tour

Video shows police stop of Native American teens on tourDENVER (AP) — Police body camera footage and telephone recordings captured an incident in which two Native American teenagers were pulled from a Colorado college tour and questioned after another tour member reported "odd" behavior by "creepy kids."



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Native American teens pulled from college tour after woman allegedly called police on them for being too quiet

Native American teens pulled from college tour after woman allegedly called police on them for being too quietThe mother of two Native American teenagers believes her sons were victims of



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Warren defends Native American references: ‘It’s a part of me’

Warren defends Native American references: ‘It’s a part of me’On Meet the Press, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) tells Chuck Todd that her heritage never helped her gain a professional advantage.



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Warren rejects DNA test idea to prove Native American ancestry: 'Nobody is going to take that part of me away'

Warren rejects DNA test idea to prove Native American ancestry: 'Nobody is going to take that part of me away'Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., dismissed the idea of taking a commercially available DNA test to settle the controversy over whether or not she has Native American heritage. "I know who I am," she said.



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Elizabeth Warren Gives Speech On 'Pocahontas' As Slur, Addresses Claims Of Native Ancestry

Elizabeth Warren Gives Speech On 'Pocahontas' As Slur, Addresses Claims Of Native Ancestrysurprised guests at the National Congress of American Indians on Wednesday with an impassioned speech calling out President Donald Trump’s habit of calling her “Pocahontas.”



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Alaska Native group slams planned shamanism event

Alaska Native group slams planned shamanism eventANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska Native group spoke out Friday against a shamanism retreat, saying the event commercializes and exploits the spiritual healing practices of indigenous people.



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Native Americans Who Can't Afford Heat Take Desperate Measures To Stay Warm

Native Americans Who Can't Afford Heat Take Desperate Measures To Stay WarmAs temperatures dropped below zero on South Dakota’s Pine Ridge Indian Reservation earlier this month, one young girl felt she had had enough.



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