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7 things you should never say to a Native American

Native American culture is often misunderstood and is frequently appropriated. Sometimes, even the most progressive non-Natives can say things they don’t realise are offensive to Native friends and coworkers. Referring to “powwows” and “spirit animals,” as well as claiming dubious Native heritage, all can be seen as offensive. Visit Insider’s […]
7 things you should never say to a Native American
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8 of the biggest misconceptions people have about Native Americans

As one of the few Native American people in the entertainment industry, I’m used to being asked bizarre questions about my culture. Many people seem to think that all Natives live in teepees and look like caricatures from the 1700s. Here are some of the weirdest and wildest misconceptions people […]
8 of the biggest misconceptions people have about Native Americans
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Here’s Why There Are So Many German-Americans In The US

It’s time to break out the bratwurst as the United States celebrates German-American Day on Oct. 6. Commemorating the founding of Germantown, Penn. in 1683, the holiday celebrates America’s largest ancestry group, with 49 million people claiming part or full German heritage. As President Barack Obama proclaimed a few years […]
Here’s Why There Are So Many German-Americans In The US