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  •  People don't realize that this sort of thing (3+ / 0-)
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    Ojibwa, chantedor, aliasalias

    happened off the Reservation too, in the case of immigrants. Both of my grandparents told stories of being beaten by teachers, in Gary, Indiana in the 1920's because they spoke with a heavy Polish accent.

    "Religion is the smile on a dog." Edie Brickell

    by zesty grapher on Sun Dec 02, 2012 at 08:35:55 AM PST

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