Tuesday, October 16, 2018

The Indian Connection

Althouse has the response from the Cherokee Nation regarding Elizabeth Warren's DNA test. 

The harsh tone is not surprising. I can recall employment policies in the 1970s and 1980s that were along similar lines. A key question was always whether or not the individual was on any tribal rolls. A reason for the caution was - I know this is hard for innocents to believe - there were non-Indians who sought Affirmative Action preferences by claiming they were American Indian. 


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