Nig-nog, and insults

Hendon, Alison A.Hendon at BrooklynPublicLibrary.org
Fri Nov 7 14:02:01 EST 2003


Otter Perry <ottertee at silverwinggraphics.com>
wrote:

>Our indigenous people call themselves 'Native Americans'.  In Canada,
>they're 'First Nations'.

Well, actually there's very mixed feeling on this.  A number of "Native
Americans" prefer "Indian".  Oyate (http://www.oyate.org) just uses
"Native".

A question for the NZeders - All Blacks?  The team?  Where does the name
come from, what does it mean?

Alison

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