I am referencing out of context here - little off this topic also but I read it here! From above:
"""This is something that has always been a pet peeve of mine.
The United States is just a baby - not even 250 years old yet.
The Indian Nations of this Turtle Continent are nearly all into
the many thousands of years old. Yet, for political reasons,
an Indian Nation which was in existence 9,000 years before
there was a 'USA' has to be 'Federally Recognized' by the
USA to be considered a legitimate Indian Nation. I find this
ridiculous. It seems to me, that the ancient Indian Nations
of this land oughta be trying to decide if they 'recognize' the
For the past few days in all I see, or hear, or read, then I was actually feeling, another 'civil war ' with here in America, AGAIN.
Your wonderment is true, more true than any statement made with regard to American Indians vs US Government... then there is a Mexican uprising coming along fine, gangs from here to every where, WE The People in this nation have card carring KKK memgbers; Arien Brotherhoods, Crypts, Bloods, Mafia of all flavors... even a US President making war in another country reaking havoc on other's cultures that dominoe to the next county/culture...
We are not a sweet happy country! By no means. Then, I have always felt the 'young-ness' of this country, WHEN "THEY" ACT BARBARIC.
All this rage is inside the boundaries of this United States that will errupt to another civil war. All of this has to stop.
Minorities can see the big picture - always have. Greed on a deed.
There are some many many wonderful ways to protect children. Stop homeless. Feed every person, but "THEY" are blinded by the bling!
I'd like to rent a pad on a reservation. Like the Lakota Chief said in the movie "Lakota Woman", "we are the landlords on this continent, it's time to collect the rent". Only thing you get from the white man is a cockroach infested noisy rental with air conditioning, heating and applicances breaking down all the time, uninhabitable. I would never rent from the white man again, give me a Malcolm X video speech anyday.