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# Native American

Last year
# Offensive
Exeter Chiefs to abandon Native American theme as rebrand honours Celtic tribe
The new identity, including a change to their logo, will take effect from July.
All time
# Navajo Nation
'The favour is returned': Native American Covid-19 relief fund thanks Irish people for their support
Organisers of an online fund to help Native American people who’ve been affected by Covid-19 have thanked Irish people for their support.
# smeared
Trump says students accused of mocking Native American 'unfairly treated'
The US President tweeted at a Fox News host and said new footage showed that “media was wrong”.
# Viral Video
Teen who stared at Native American protester says he was trying to calm the situation
Footage of Nick Sandmann at the protest on Friday in Washington has gone viral.
# Washington
US diocese apologises after students mock Native American demonstrator
“I heard them saying, ‘Build that wall, build that wall.’ We’re not supposed to have walls here, we never did.”
# Sexual Assault
DNA samples of male staff taken after woman in coma for over a decade gives birth in US hospital
Police in Arizona have begun a sexual assault probe following the birth in late December.
# Oklahoma
Varadkar to thank Choctaw Nation for support during Famine
The Taoiseach is travelling to the US next week.
# Offensive
Loads of Native American actors quit Adam Sandler's new film because of 'racist' jokes
The Ridiculous Six features characters called “No Bra” and “Beaver’s Breath”.
# Alcohol
Native Americans sue beer firms over alcohol problems
A liquor store in an off-reservation town with just a dozen residents sold five million cans of beer in one year.