Tag: Native American

One 'Pocahontas' is Real, The Other Isn't

In a rebuttal to President Trump’s ridiculing of her as “fake Pocahontas,” Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) has released a DNA test that shows “strong evidence” she has Native-American heritage. Meanwhile, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy’s family benefited from a U.S. program for minorities based on the doubtful claim his brother-in-law…

'Your radical socialist kick boxing lesbian Indian will be sent back packing to the reservation': Racist Republican Says of Democrat Running for Congress

Republican precinct committeeman Michael Kalny of Shawnee sent a Facebook message about Democratic congressional candidate Sharice Davids, who is running against incumbent Republican U.S. Rep Kevin Yoder for the 3rd congressional district seat in Kansas. “The REAL REPUBLICANS will remember what the scum DEMONRATS tried to do to Kavanaugh in…

Federal Judge Cancels Redskins Trademark

A federal judge on Wednesday ruled to cancel the Washington Redskins’ trademark registration, affirming a previous ruling that the team’s nickname is offensive to Native Americans. However, neither ruling stops the NFL franchise from using the name. The federal Trademark Trial and Appeal Board last year voted 2-1 that the…