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American Indian

1. a member of any of the indigenous peoples of North, Central, or South America, having Mongoloid affinities, notably straight black hair and a yellow to brown skin
2. of or relating to any of these peoples, their languages, or their cultures
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American Indian issues came to the forefront of national politics in 1973, according to a brief account by Robert Warrior, which is consistent with those of many others, like activists Mary Ellen Crow Dog and Leonard Crow Dog.
has been active in Chicago's American Indian community for more than 20 years.
The history of American Indian people is survival in the face of mass destruction.
I've always considered myself a man of integrity as a leader of the American Indian Movement and of Indian people.
Re-visioning Sioux women: Zitkala-Sa's revolutionary American Indian stories.
Some of the educational factors that were negatively correlated to age may deserve greater attention as school personnel attempt to combat underachievement among older American Indian students.
The term "Native American" encompasses both American Indians and Alaska Natives.
However, as America goes forward, the Administration is working to partner with the American Indian community at all levels.
American Indians in New Mexico were hospitalized with H1N1 pandemic influenza at a higher rate than other minority groups and whites, according to a study in the September issue of AJPH.
She was instrumental in creating an American Indian house--not just a wing, she jokes--on campus and a tenure-track American Indian studies program.
The Changing Presentation of the American Indian is a collection of selected papers presented at the 1995 symposium held at the National Museum of the American Indian, George Gustav Heye Center (NMAI), in New York City.
Defining American Indian Literature is a personal view of contemporary American Indian literature published in English.

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