The entire town and city knew we were Natives, and they did not like it. Apparently, we brought back too many bad memories of how their people slaughtered our families, a genocide continuing to this day.
To the white man, an Indian is an Indian. A white man pretending to be an Indian is just considered confused; but the white man knows an Indian when he sees one.
Yes, even though she got fine enough grades that she graduated and went on to college, the light-skinned Indian was still chosen out of the other children to be degraded and verbally abused by those who she should have been able to trust. The same thing happened to me when I was in school. I was always a straight-A student, but I just refused to make eye-contact with my teachers. Thus, I was often punished and was told to put my head down on the table, or was forced to run a couple mile laps around the school in the freezing rain.
This all happened when I was very young. I never listened. I went on to finish up all of my high school curriculum so quickly that I began to take college classes even before I had graduated.
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By this time, I saw that even though I was fair-skinned, I would never be a white man. I know how it feels to be disconnected from my culture because of the color of my skin, but I encourage you to never give up. You are an Indian! Be proud about it, and fight for your ancestors like they fought for you.
Cher Will Not Apologize for 'Half-Breed'
Our ancestors fought and died so that we could be alive, the least we can do is honor them the way they would have wanted, and fight for the coming generations of American Indians so that they do not feel displaced as many of we have. Micah is a Blackfoot Indian of the Siksika Nation.
His mother and grandparents raised him traditionally, so it has always been his above-most goal to honor his ancestors in any way possible. News Maven Home Archives. Sort: Oldest. Featured 2, Community 3, Editor Indian Country Today. Apr 5, New Comment. Jun 4, Editor ICT editorial team. Mar 23, Associate Editor Vincent Schilling. Ethnic slurs. Banana westernized East Asians Gook.
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Cher the “Half Breed”
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