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" Navajo Country Head Of State Russell Begaye on Tuesday said he believed President Donald Trump's use the name "Pocahontas" to describe Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) is an ethnic slur.
" I feel that the means it was used, yes, it was," Begaye informed CNN's Alisyn Camerota, that had actually asked if he took into consideration the attack an "ethnic slur." "Pocahontas is a real individual. It's not a caricature, it's not a person that's just comprised. This is an individual, a young lady, a Native American lady that played a vital duty in the life of this nation, as well as to utilize that individual because way is unnecessary and also it's being culturally insensitive."
The White Residence has actually claimed assertions that the strike is racist are "ludicrous.".
3 Navajo Code Talkers– The second world war experts Fleming Begaye Sr., Thomas Begay and also Peter MacDonald– stood close to Donald Trump Monday as he called Warren "Pocahontas," an attack referencing her previous cases, without evidence, that she had Native American heritage.
Those cases wased initially utilized to attack Warren in her proposal for the Senate in 2012. Trump revitalized the assault in 2016, including "Pocahontas," in 2016." *.
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