Activists laud Native American women's election to US House
As a girl, Debra Haaland remembers joining her grandmother as she chopped wood and fetched water for her home in tiny Mesita, a Native American community situated in New Mexico's high desert. Haaland , an enrolled Laguna Pueblo member, is certain it was these early experiences and the example of her grandmother's work ethic that helped her win a seat in the U.S. House Representatives on Tuesday - a political victory that until this year had been beyond reach for numerous Native American women.
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#1 Thursday Nov 8
Debra Haaland: real injun. Elizabeth(Pocahontas)Warren: fake injun.
#3 Friday Nov 9
Why are Indians allowed to run for a Federal office? Can I go on their reservation and run for medicine man? Smokem Peace Pipe? Generate much wampum at my casino? We put them on a reservation for a reason!
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