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March 17, 2019

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The following story has moved as this week’s Monday Spotlight, a feature showcasing the best off-the-news enterprise in the AP report.

NATIVE AMERICANS-REDFACE

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. _ Native Americans say convincing the masses that portraying them as savages, illiterate and humorless is insulting has been a slow movement. Politicians in Virginia have faced significant backlash for blackface issues in their past, and a television host was lambasted on social media for painting her face brown. But Native Americans say they don’t see the same pressure applied to those who perpetuate Native American stereotypes. By Felicia Fonseca. SENT: 980 words, photos.

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