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Hmong, Native Americans Have Some Similar Artwork: Kind of Surprising

Hmong, Native Americans Have Some Similar Artwork: Kind of Surprising

‘First Nations’ conference a stepping stone ST. PAUL, Minn. – As a Hmong broadcast journalism major, freshman Teresa Her hopes to bring another outlook to the field. The media can always use different viewpoints. “By having a Hmong perspective and an American perspective, you get an overlap of two cultures,” she said. Stepping in the […]

Native Americans: They Call Us Indians, Miao, Even If We Are Not

Native Americans: They Call Us Indians, Miao, Even If We Are Not

The meaning of Hmong… hmongviking To: chidorix0x If you are going to look for some documentation of us calling ourselves “Hmoob” in the 1800’s, you probably won’t find it.  It’s like trying to find early documentation of the term “Native Americans” before 1960, you aren’t going to find it.  You will find “Indians”, just like […]

DNA Analysis on Native Americans

DNA Analysis on Native Americans

DNA analysis on Native Americans Confirming the Siberian Migration The first research on living Native American tribes showed they were comprised of four distinct mtDNA haplogroups called A, B, C, and D. This means that the Native Americans are derived from four different lineages. These haplogroups were also found in native populations in Central and […]

Culture Clash: The Puritans and The Native Americans

Culture Clash: The Puritans and The Native Americans

Culture Clash: The Puritans and the Native Americans Culture Clash: The Puritans and the Native Americans In 1608, a group of Christian separatists from the Church of England fled to the Netherlands and then to the “New World” in search of the freedom to practice their fundamentalist form of Christianity (dubbed Puritanism). The group of […]

Native Americans And Christianity

Native Americans And Christianity

Native Americans and Christianity Native Americans and Christianity have a history that dates to the the arrival of the first European explorers. This history is marked by genocide, cultural destruction, domination and resistance. Much of the destruction was done for land, politics, and power, but a significant part of it was done for religious reasons, […]