Diabetic Cyborg Life 2/20: Native American-Hispanic

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Every time I am asked for my race and ethnicity, I always check Native American and Hispanic with white as my racial makeup. As opposed to my father who always said Non-Hispanic White, as Mother tells me, he did that to get along with the usually white powers that be, and Mexican was like a curse word then. I see this as more assimilation of the Natives into the takeover of the White-Anglo European…

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