Tag Archives: Indian

Indian: Native-American, Explorer Thought They Had Reached East Indies

Indian: Native-American, Explorer Thought They Had Reached East Indies

Hmong Means Free? This short article is a response to the Author, Chan, in regard to the book Hmong means Free. This article is not to criticize but to clarify the misunderstanding of the meaning of the word “Hmong”. Chan has stated that “The word Hmong means ‘free’” (1994:3). Let me begin by saying that […]

Check the Tag on That “Indian” Story.

Check the Tag on That “Indian” Story.

Check the tag on that “Indian” story. Stories and sayings attributed to Native Americans have been floating around probably since settlers stopped spending all of their time and energy on not dying. I am not entirely certain why stories that never originated in any indigenous nation are passed around as “Native American Legends”, but listener […]

Miao Is Just a Chinese Label, Like Indian Is to Native Americans

Miao Is Just a Chinese Label, Like Indian Is to Native Americans

Miao People — Horse Cart Ntsej Fam Yaj @BabyBBB01 I used to think this, too, but then realized it’s pure ignorance. The meaning of Miao varies from person to person, but it isn’t necessarily derogatory. The word itself refers to seedlings and/or weeds. The Chinese have been trying to exterminate Hmong/Miao for ~4000+ years, and […]

American Indian And Maya Peoples Were Quite Similar to Early Asians

American Indian And Maya Peoples Were Quite Similar to Early Asians

Origin of Amur River Valley Civilization Explored A Sino-Russian archaeological team announced on earlier this month that the original settlements on both banks of the Heilongjiang (Amur) River were very similar and the region may have been an important route for humans migrating from Asia to America. This is the first time China and Russia […]

American Indian And Hmong (Miao): Both Use Fish Symbol in Culture

American Indian And Hmong (Miao): Both Use Fish Symbol in Culture

The Native Americans and the Hmong both use the fish symbol in their culture. Many Fish Symbol Meaning of the Many Fish Symbol – The meaning of the Many Fish symbol was to signify water and the flow of life from the Earth. http://www.warpaths2peacepipes.com/native-american-symbols/many-fish-symbol.htm Silver Fish Tribal Choker Product Description – The tribal people who […]

Wisconsin Act 31 1989: History, Culture, Indian Tribes Bands Wisconsin

Wisconsin Act 31 1989: History, Culture, Indian Tribes Bands Wisconsin

Programs and Printed Materials Act 31 Survey – Wisconsin Act 31 of 1989, and subsequent provisions of 1991, requires that each school board of Wisconsin, as part of their social studies curriculum, include instruction in the history, culture and tribal sovereignty of the federally recognized Indian tribes and bands in Wisconsin. Resources – Native American Task […]

1989 – American Indian Activist Russell Means Testifies Senate Hearing

1989 – American Indian Activist Russell Means Testifies Senate Hearing

“REPOSTED” HIDDEN HISTORY, MUST SEE: Russell Means shows proof that the U.S government has ACTIVELY CREATED THE POVERTY OF FIRST NATION PEOPLE. WHEN THE LAKOTAH BECAME ECONOMICALLY VIABLE, REGULATIONS ENACTED BY THE GOVERNMENT KEPT LIMITING THEM. EVEN THEN, THEY RECOVERED 3 TIMES! The final time, they haven’t recovered… so instead created the Republic of Lakotah, […]

MN Indian Women’s Sexual Assault Coalition: One Billion Rising Event!

MN Indian Women’s Sexual Assault Coalition: One Billion Rising Event!

Join the MN Indian Women’s Sexual Assault Coalition, Praxis International, and Idle No More- MN for a one-hour One Billion Rising event! Intertribal round dance where EVERYONE is welcome to celebrate one billion women (and those who love them) as we DANCE, SING, RISE UP and DEMAND an end to violence against ALL women! One Billion Rising […]