How long do Native Americans get a free ride

Created by outlaw1205 on Aug 28, 2008

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Judas Wife

Evansdale, IA

#6005 Oct 15, 2012
I find those who enjoy belittling others have lost the compass within themselves. It sad that from the few intelligent and ones I thought were intelligent that it always reverts to our elders. We Easterners are rebuked and considered ignorant to the Westerners by one post. I believe, good and evil walks in every path. Some of us try not to be condescending to others no matter from where they come, rich or poor, dark skinned or fair. The Native American today has lost more than can be financially returned: his name ( when forced to be educated and Christianized), the true land from whence their tribes come : the Cherokee from North Carolina, Tennessee including parts of Georgia, Kentucky ...To ask that question : How long will Native Americans get a free ride? The Cherokee, the Shoshone, the Sioux, no tribe has ever received a " free ride." The Europeans and Spanish rode in with their diseases and horses and eloquent words that has come to mean SHIT!! It was they who gave the Natives of this great Land a ride, a ride that meant to fight and die, be peaceful and let your Great Chief go to the white prison. Too many brave men died battling and now all that can ever be possible is tolerance...:(

“Land of Entrapment”

Since: Mar 11

Location hidden

#6006 Oct 16, 2012
Judas Wife wrote:
I find those who enjoy belittling others have lost the compass within themselves. It sad that from the few intelligent and ones I thought were intelligent that it always reverts to our elders. We Easterners are rebuked and considered ignorant to the Westerners by one post. I believe, good and evil walks in every path. Some of us try not to be condescending to others no matter from where they come, rich or poor, dark skinned or fair. The Native American today has lost more than can be financially returned: his name ( when forced to be educated and Christianized), the true land from whence their tribes come : the Cherokee from North Carolina, Tennessee including parts of Georgia, Kentucky ...To ask that question : How long will Native Americans get a free ride? The Cherokee, the Shoshone, the Sioux, no tribe has ever received a " free ride." The Europeans and Spanish rode in with their diseases and horses and eloquent words that has come to mean SHIT!! It was they who gave the Natives of this great Land a ride, a ride that meant to fight and die, be peaceful and let your Great Chief go to the white prison. Too many brave men died battling and now all that can ever be possible is tolerance...:(
I am going to repost this else where. Hope it is alright w/you.

“My hand is over my crotch.”

Since: Jan 10

It's time to put it to use

#6007 Oct 16, 2012
The Native Americans are the rightful rulers of this land.
blue_zinc

Amherst, NH

#6008 Dec 9, 2012
Reverend Ashcroft wrote:
Haven't you folks read the book "God is an Englishman"?
"Reverend Ashcroft" "God is an Englishman"-

Where is your God, Reverend?
blue_zinc

Amherst, NH

#6009 Dec 9, 2012
U ND HLP wrote:
i just want to comment on my perspective and why some white, black and other minorities have a problem with the money in which the reservations are given....In my part of the country, there is a reservation about 20 miles away. And it is a dump, and theyve made it a dump. The rez sits in a beautiful setting, with a large lake/reservoir, and a beautiful large state park that is well kept for all to enjoy. But just 5 minutes from those nature beauties is a small run down town, that is only loaded with gambling and tobacco/gas stations. they've let their town go to hell.
We, as neighboring communities have tried to organize events, such as basketball and hockey tournaments with them, and they turn it into a money scam, trying to charge us for using local school basketball courts, yet they come to our towns and pay nothing for the use of our facilities. Even gone so far as to bring weapons, such as baseball bats and numb-chucks to a hockey tourney.
Many NA's certainly derserve the right to be treated and given back to, for what their ANCESTOR'S lost. but not all derserve it, when they ruin a town, and hold the state hostage with their casinos. I'm mostly tired of hearing how our people were this/that. your ancestors were treated unfairly, not you in the 21st century.
"U ND HLP" Why some white, black and other minorities have a problem with the money in which the reservations are given...."
"There is a reservation about 20 mile's away. And it is a dump, and theyve made it a dump."

U can say, the reservations are not given the taxpayers money and U benefit from the taxes and not the NA.
blue_zinc

Amherst, NH

#6010 Dec 9, 2012
U ND HLP wrote:
i just want to comment on my perspective and why some white, black and other minorities have a problem with the money in which the reservations are given....In my part of the country, there is a reservation about 20 miles away. And it is a dump, and theyve made it a dump. The rez sits in a beautiful setting, with a large lake/reservoir, and a beautiful large state park that is well kept for all to enjoy. But just 5 minutes from those nature beauties is a small run down town, that is only loaded with gambling and tobacco/gas stations. they've let their town go to hell.
We, as neighboring communities have tried to organize events, such as basketball and hockey tournaments with them, and they turn it into a money scam, trying to charge us for using local school basketball courts, yet they come to our towns and pay nothing for the use of our facilities. Even gone so far as to bring weapons, such as baseball bats and numb-chucks to a hockey tourney.
Many NA's certainly derserve the right to be treated and given back to, for what their ANCESTOR'S lost. but not all derserve it, when they ruin a town, and hold the state hostage with their casinos. I'm mostly tired of hearing how our people were this/that. your ancestors were treated unfairly, not you in the 21st century.
"U ND HLP" "the rez sits in a beautiful setting, with a large lake/reservoir and a beautiful large state park that is well kept for all to enjoy."-

U would like the own the lake/reservoir and the state park "the rez sits in?"
Doctor REALITY

Little Rock, AR

#6011 Dec 9, 2012
Titles like this is why many people hate people who are insensitive to the plights of others.
great pyr

Omaha, NE

#6013 Dec 13, 2012
5-13-10, Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer signed into law a bill to ban ethnic studies. Tom Horne, Super. of public schools, supported the ban. Calls "ethnic studies" "high treason". It teaches citizens to hate white people, Horne says. In other words, we can't let people "of color" know what we (white people) have done because they will despise our behaviour.
Hmmm.... God bless America. Land of genocide and the home of the slave.

jls

Edmonton, Canada

#6014 Dec 23, 2012
mic8369 wrote:
why should anybody get a free ride, everyone needs to work and get things on their own to survive
so true!
jls

Edmonton, Canada

#6015 Dec 23, 2012
I am Soo sick of the free rides u natives get. I am not native but my child is. U r all about money. Always wanting more.i do know u get free education , free dental and prescriptions and Soo much more..cheques all the time ..why do u all deny that?complaining for more? U should be the richest folks around! My ansestors were treated bad as yours!wheres my cash?

“Love much, trust none”

Since: Jul 11

There

#6016 Dec 23, 2012
emperorjohn wrote:
The Native Americans are the rightful rulers of this land.
Europeans murdered most of them and stole their land.

If the UN can give Israel back to the Jews after 2000 years, why is the Native American claim that is less than 150 years old not as valid ?
jls

Edmonton, Canada

#6018 Dec 23, 2012
G_O_D wrote:
<quoted text>
Europeans murdered most of them and stole their land.
If the UN can give Israel back to the Jews after 2000 years, why is the Native American claim that is less than 150 years old not as valid ?
Past is over...

“Love much, trust none”

Since: Jul 11

There

#6019 Dec 23, 2012
jls wrote:
<quoted text>Past is over...
Why didn't anyone tell the Jews that in 1949 ?
eq rights

Maple Ridge, Canada

#6022 Jan 13, 2013
rasism exists because people get treated differently at least that is one reason, if a black person assults a white person its assult if it were the other way around it would be a hate crime i oppse the natives getting everything handed to them because once upon a time we took your land, build a bridge and get over... get off your lazy native butts and get a job and pay for stuff yourself im tired of being taxed so that you guys do have to pay anything or do anything. its not right and its not fair to everyone else and as far as you guys being here first i suggest you go to school and learn who you really are as medical science says you guys are spanish that have declared your own religion

“Where is Cookeville?”

Since: Dec 07

Cookeville

#6023 Jan 27, 2013
Judas Wife wrote:
I find those who enjoy belittling others have lost the compass within themselves. It sad that from the few intelligent and ones I thought were intelligent that it always reverts to our elders. We Easterners are rebuked and considered ignorant to the Westerners by one post. I believe, good and evil walks in every path. Some of us try not to be condescending to others no matter from where they come, rich or poor, dark skinned or fair. The Native American today has lost more than can be financially returned: his name ( when forced to be educated and Christianized), the true land from whence their tribes come : the Cherokee from North Carolina, Tennessee including parts of Georgia, Kentucky ...To ask that question : How long will Native Americans get a free ride? The Cherokee, the Shoshone, the Sioux, no tribe has ever received a " free ride." The Europeans and Spanish rode in with their diseases and horses and eloquent words that has come to mean SHIT!! It was they who gave the Natives of this great Land a ride, a ride that meant to fight and die, be peaceful and let your Great Chief go to the white prison. Too many brave men died battling and now all that can ever be possible is tolerance...:(
Bah. Yes, the Indian Chieftains that sold their own daughters to De Soto for the price of a horse or the Cherokee that were slavers themselves that sold out their own people to Jackson in order to maintain their seats of power. You tugged my heart-strings for a minute there, with your referrence to the Eastern people who suppossedly revere their heritage so much, until you realize that it was just last week that the Finance Minister of Japan was caught on camera saying that the elderly should just "hurry up and die" to alleviate the burden on the taxpayer. Have you actually ever READ a book or looked up what one is or bothered to educate yourself or watched the news or anything? http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/jan/22/e...
you might would be surprised. Probably not, though. You seem kind of stupid.

“Take It To The Limit”

Since: Mar 11

Location hidden

#6025 Feb 12, 2013
Ho-hum. Same old Same old. All you folks telling weach other to 'read a book', and making outrageous claims on both sides. Nobody, it seems, has bothered to crack a history book since childhood.
Boy. the things you see when you ain't got a gun.
How 'bout a relatively recent event, known as The Vietnam War. The largest percapita of veterans to local population in the United States is Hoonah Alaska. A town of seven hundred souls, and every man born between 1948 and 1953 participated in that 'conflict'. All Native Americans. They are predominatly Tlingit, but also represented by Haisa, Tsimtsian, and Metlakatlans.
In the most recent wars, a dozen Natives have perished in the middle east, and for what? To make our 'fearless leader' look like a no-nonsense kind of guy?
Why mention this? Because the racist among you would deny Natives their rightful Veterans benefits somply because they are Native. And all this 'free ride' crap is just that, CRAP. I dount that many of you could survive on reservations, or be happy with the quality oif the 'free' medical attention the average Native gets. Hell, any bendekko from bendekkostan gets better medical than Any Native American, and all those F*cks have to do is swim the frickin river.
Go to The Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs site, and it tells you right up front that most Native Americans Don't get money from the government. It's a myth, like blacks and their donkey dicks. It just aint true.

“Winchester Model 1894”

Since: Apr 07

Roy, Washington

#6026 Feb 12, 2013
You tell 'em Blackheart!!

“Land of Entrapment”

Since: Mar 11

Location hidden

#6027 Feb 12, 2013
G_O_D wrote:
<quoted text>
Europeans murdered most of them and stole their land.
If the UN can give Israel back to the Jews after 2000 years, why is the Native American claim that is less than 150 years old not as valid ?
aWESOME Point!

“Take It To The Limit”

Since: Mar 11

Location hidden

#6028 Feb 13, 2013
MPMARTIN wrote:
You tell 'em Blackheart!!
Hey, Old Friend! How Been? I just wanted to see if anyone was paying attention. Haven't been on any of these sites for months now. Had to say something here, even if I was just whistling in the wind.

“Where is Cookeville?”

Since: Dec 07

Cookeville

#6030 Apr 21, 2013
Rudyard Kiplingesque wrote:
Ho-hum. Same old Same old. All you folks telling weach other to 'read a book', and making outrageous claims on both sides. Nobody, it seems, has bothered to crack a history book since childhood.
Boy. the things you see when you ain't got a gun.
How 'bout a relatively recent event, known as The Vietnam War. The largest percapita of veterans to local population in the United States is Hoonah Alaska. A town of seven hundred souls, and every man born between 1948 and 1953 participated in that 'conflict'. All Native Americans. They are predominatly Tlingit, but also represented by Haisa, Tsimtsian, and Metlakatlans.
In the most recent wars, a dozen Natives have perished in the middle east, and for what? To make our 'fearless leader' look like a no-nonsense kind of guy?
Why mention this? Because the racist among you would deny Natives their rightful Veterans benefits somply because they are Native. And all this 'free ride' crap is just that, CRAP. I dount that many of you could survive on reservations, or be happy with the quality oif the 'free' medical attention the average Native gets. Hell, any bendekko from bendekkostan gets better medical than Any Native American, and all those F*cks have to do is swim the frickin river.
Go to The Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs site, and it tells you right up front that most Native Americans Don't get money from the government. It's a myth, like blacks and their donkey dicks. It just aint true.
what on earth are you talking about? that is the dumbest statement I have seen anyone put to print. Medical-care and Native Americans? Do you actualy have the ability to formulate a coherent statement, or are you just drooling at this point? I hate to break this to you, sweetheart, but any "fences" around a modern-day "reservation" are meant to keep people "out," not in, you idiot. Anybody that wants to move there, live there, realistically speaking..., be forced by idiots to "grow up there..." here, or in Canada, or Mexico, for that matter... that's not a "government" issue, hell, by now, that's not even a "societal" isszsue. That's all you, especially in the States. You can leave at ANY time. Dumbass.

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