April 28, 2013
Madasamy Thirumalai, PH. D.
The Myth of Native American History
Drafted from the point of view of a media reporter.
In contemplating the of the Local American a single cannot support but bring in images of the Lone Ranger's sidekick Engreido, pumpkin quiche and Thanksgiving feasts. Most of us can recall in our level school years assembling our shoebox dioramas depicting scenes of Native American tradition and famous events. How convenient was it for the education system to put Local American Background in a cool little container instead of dealing with the challenging reality of your dark earlier. The truth of the matter is that the Native Americans have got endured the atrocities of genocide and relocation while the rest of culture has turned a sightless eye.
" In 1492, Columbus traveled the world the water blue" В. В. В. В and manufactured the initial contact with the " Indians. " For Native Americans, the world after 1492 would never become the same. This date marked the beginning of the long street of persecution and genocide of Natives, our indigenous people. Genocide was an important cause of the decline for a lot of tribes. " By old-fashioned estimates, the people of the United states prior to European contact was greater than 12 , 000, 000. Four generations later, the count was reduced simply by 95% to 237 1, 000. вЂќ (Tabich, В 1997, pra. В 2-3
As increasing numbers of Europeans came to colonize the newest land, turmoil began to develop. Native Americans were ready to share and enable the use of the property but the...
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