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Anonymous asked in Politics & GovernmentPolitics · 2 months ago

If White Russian immigrants in Brighton-Israel can claim that they're Semitic then Why can't Elizabeth Warren claim that she's part Indian?

Why can't the Clinton's claim that they're Blacks

3 Answers

  • 2 months ago
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    Did someone say white russian? Yes please with a vodka chaser.

  • Anonymous
    2 months ago

    You're talking cultural vs genetics. A culture and language, etc that someone grows up a part of technically doesn't require a particular racial background if someone with a more locally unusual ancestry still grew up a member of a culture.

    Warren's DNA test proved her right. And technically she can say that she's part Native. Though at the same time, being genetically part Native and culturally Native is a distinction that should not be ignored. Nor should anyone of her situation seek to try to benefit.

  • Anonymous
    2 months ago

    Will the claim get them special treatment like it did Warren?

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