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Donald Trump rehashes 'Pocahontas' slur as Elizabeth Warren hits road for Hillary Clinton
Donald Trump rehashes 'Pocahontas' slur as Elizabeth Warren hits road for Hillary Clinton (June 28, 2016)

A supporter of the Republican presidential candidate believes a DNA test could settle the Indian ancestry matter.


Sen. Warren addresses Native American controversy in book
Sen. Warren addresses Native American controversy in book (April 17, 2014)

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Massachusetts) is speaking about her Native American identity controversy for the first time since the 2012 campaign.


Democrat Elizabeth Warren wins Senate seat for Massachusetts
Democrat Elizabeth Warren wins Senate seat for Massachusetts (November 6, 2012)

Democrat Elizabeth Warren unseated Republican Scott Brown for the U.S. Senate seat in Massachusetts in one of the most heated and closely-watched campaigns of the election cycle. Warren faced repeated...


Scott Brown  refers to  Elizabeth Warren  as  'white' in 2nd debate
Scott Brown refers to Elizabeth Warren as 'white' in 2nd debate (October 2, 2012)

Republican Scott Brown again attacked Democrat Elizabeth Warren about her claims of Indian ancestry at their second debate on Monday night. Brown said Warren considered herself to be "white until...


Cherokee Nation won't question Elizabeth Warren heritage claim
Cherokee Nation won't question Elizabeth Warren heritage claim (October 1, 2012)

The Cherokee Nation won't question the Indian heritage claims of Elizabeth Warren, the Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate, a spokesperson for the tribe said. Warren, who grew up in Oklahoma,...


David Treuer: Appropriating Indianness an old tradition in the US
David Treuer: Appropriating Indianness an old tradition in the US (October 1, 2012)

"Just over a week ago, a handful of Senator Scott P. Brown’s supporters gathered in Boston to protest his opponent, Elizabeth Warren. The crowd — making Indian war whoops and...


Fact Checker: Scott Brown, Elizabeth Warren and Indian claim
Fact Checker: Scott Brown, Elizabeth Warren and Indian claim (September 28, 2012)

"Sen. Scott Brown (R-Mass.) has focused his campaign’s attention back on the self-proclaimed Native American heritage of his Democratic challenger, Harvard Law School professor Elizabeth Warren, who listed herself as...


Paula Peters: There's a Cherokee princess in everyone's family
Paula Peters: There's a Cherokee princess in everyone's family (September 28, 2012)

"Growing up American Indian, I wish I had a quarter for everyone who gushed to me about being "part Indian," because I'd have enough money to open my own casino....


Sen. Brown was inside bar as aides were  doing tomahawk chop
Sen. Brown was inside bar as aides were doing tomahawk chop (September 27, 2012)

[YouTube: Scott Brown staffers do "Indian war whoop", "tomahawk chop"] Sen. Scott Brown (R-Massachusetts) was inside a bar greeting supporters as his Capitol Hill aides were outside, making stereotypical...


Gyasi Ross: Sen. Brown's racist and anti-Indian  campaign rally
Gyasi Ross: Sen. Brown's racist and anti-Indian campaign rally (September 27, 2012)

[YouTube: Scott Brown staffers do "Indian war whoop", "tomahawk chop"] "Senator Scott Brown from Massachusetts. Hold that thought, please—indulge me for a few minutes while we talk about discrimination,...


Sen. Brown warns staff  over   war whoops and tomahawk chops
Sen. Brown warns staff over war whoops and tomahawk chops (September 27, 2012)

[YouTube: Scott Brown staffers do "Indian war whoop", "tomahawk chop"] Sen. Scott Brown (R-Massachusetts) said he reprimanded his staffers for making stereotypical "war whoops" and doing "tomahawk chops" at...


Suzan Harjo: Race card comes out in Massachusetts campaign
Suzan Harjo: Race card comes out in Massachusetts campaign (September 27, 2012)

"The senatorial race in Massachusetts is too close to call—between incumbent Senator Scott Brown, Republican, and Harvard Law Professor Elizabeth Warren, Democrat—and could decide which party controls the U.S. Senate....


NCAI criticizes both sides in hot  Senate race in Massachusetts
NCAI criticizes both sides in hot Senate race in Massachusetts (September 26, 2012)

The National Congress of American Indians is criticizing the U.S. Senate campaigns of both Democrat Elizabeth Warren and Republican Scott Brown, saying the heated race in Massachusetts has become 'extremely disturbing.'


Cherokee chief wants Sen. Brown to apologize for 'racist' acts
Cherokee chief wants Sen. Brown to apologize for 'racist' acts (September 26, 2012)

Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Bill John Baker is calling on Sen. Scott Brown (R-Massachusetts) to apologize for the "racist" and "offensive" actions of his staff and supporters. Baker was...


GOP candidate's staffers caught on tape doing tomahawk chop
GOP candidate's staffers caught on tape doing tomahawk chop (September 25, 2012)

Staffers for Sen. Scott Brown (R-Massachusetts) were caught on video making stereotypical "war whoops" and doing "tomahawk chops" in a confrontation with supporters of Elizabeth Warren, the Democratic candidate...


Elizabeth Warren responds to   attack on  Indian ancestry claims
Elizabeth Warren responds to attack on Indian ancestry claims (September 25, 2012)

Elizabeth Warren, the Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate in Massachusetts, is coming under attack again over her claims of Indian ancestry. Warren, who grew up in Oklahoma, has claimed Cherokee...


Elizabeth Warren defends claim of Indian ancestry  at  debate
Elizabeth Warren defends claim of Indian ancestry at debate (September 21, 2012)

Elizabeth Warren, the Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate in Massachusetts, defended her claims of Indian ancestry in what has been called a very tense debate with incumbent Scott Brown. Warren,...


Sen. McCain amused with Elizabeth Warren's Indian claim
Sen. McCain amused with Elizabeth Warren's Indian claim (September 18, 2012)

Sen. John McCain (R-Arizona) says he knows a lot of Indians but they don't claim any connection to Elizabeth Warren, the Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate in Massachusetts. McCain, the...


Poll shows a close Senate race despite flap over Indian identity
Poll shows a close Senate race despite flap over Indian identity (May 23, 2012)

Elizabeth Warren, a Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate in Massachusetts remains locked in a tight race with Republican Scott Brown despite controversy about her claims of being Native American. According...