Native Americans Asked These Sensitive Questions To White People

“That headdress goes really well with your privilege!”

We asked a few Native Americans what questions they would like to ask white people, and they had some thought-provoking inquiries.

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1. “Why do you guys like headdresses so much?”

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2. “Why do you always ask me ‘how Native I am’?”

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3. “Why do you tell me I don’t look like a Native American?”

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4. “Why do you think we get everything for free?”

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5. “What’s up with the Washington R-words?”

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6. “Why do you think that ‘real’ Indians all live on reservations?”

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7. “So, what’s it like seeing yourself accurately portrayed in the media?”

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8. “Why do you guys think we all know each other?”

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9. “How are you enjoying our land?”

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Sure, I’ll take it! :-(

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