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Trump campaign zeroes in on a new threat: Elizabeth Warren

President Donald Trump’s reelection machine is setting its sights on a new target, one it had left for dead just a few months ago: Elizabeth Warren. With the Massachusetts senator rising in polls and driving a populist message that threatens to cut into the president’s blue-collar base, the Trump campaign is training its firepower on Warren with an eye toward blunting her momentum.

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10/31/2019

article When Warren Came To Harvard Law, The School Was In The Throes Of Change
(Massachusetts) -- In the fall of 1992, only five women had tenure on the faculty at Harvard Law School. But the historic institution was in the throes of change. The...

10/24/2019

article BLOG: Fox & Friends Promotes Warren-Hating Native American
(New York) -- In concert with Donald Trump’s far-fetched claim he’s going to win New Mexico in 2020, Fox & Friends found a Republican Native American...

10/19/2019

article Elizabeth Warren’s new local weather plan makes use of wildfire knowledge from tribes
(Washington D.C.) -- A variety of Democratic candidates for president have launched bold environmental plans that make the environmental platforms of yore appear like...

10/17/2019

article Elizabeth Warren deletes infamous, year-old Native American DNA tweet
(New York) -- Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren has deleted an infamous, year-old post from her social media in which she boasted of a DNA test proving...

10/11/2019

article Elizabeth Warren’s new climate plan uses wildfire wisdom from tribes
(Washington D.C.) -- A number of Democratic candidates for president have released ambitious environmental plans that make the environmental platforms of yore look like...
article OP/ED: Elizabeth Warren and Ward Churchill: Birds of a Headdress Feather
(Washington D.C.) -- Senator Elizabeth Warren belongs to an elite club of American professors who have risen to academic heights through a fraudulent claim of Native...

10/8/2019

article FOX: Elizabeth Warren is 'more Native American than she is a capitalist'
(Washington D.C.) -- Presidential hopeful Sen. Elizabeth Warren proved she's "more Native American than capitalist" and is seeking to fundamentally change...

10/5/2019

article Greens promise more rights for Indigenous people if elected
(Canada) -- The Green party is promising a framework for Indigenous communities to opt out of the Indian Act as part of its strategy for reconciliation. Party leader...

10/2/2019

article Elizabeth Warren’s Native American Problem Isn’t Going Away
(USA) -- ‘I have listened and I have learned,” said Elizabeth Warren at a forum of Native American voters in Iowa last month. “Like anyone who’s...

9/30/2019

article NATIONAL REVIEW: Elizabeth Warren’s Native American Problem Isn’t Going Away
(Washington D.C.) -- ‘I have listened and I have learned,” said Elizabeth Warren at a forum of Native American voters in Iowa last month. “Like anyone...

9/16/2019

article NEWSMAX: When Will Warren's Opponents Call Out Her Native American Claims?
(USA) -- Watching the last Democrat presidential debate, we now know why the Democratic National Committee did not want the Fox News Channel to host one of their...

9/15/2019

article FROM THE RIGHT: Elizabeth Warren’s Plan To Keep American Indians Wards Of The State
(Washington D.C.) -- As Senator Elizabeth Warren makes her bid to become the Democratic Party’s candidate for President of the United States in 2020, she has...

9/12/2019

article Elizabeth Warren a Direct Descendant of Militia ‘Indian Fighter’ Who Fought Seminole Tribe
(USA) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s (D-MA) great-great-great grandfather Jonathan Crawford served in Major William Lauderdale’s Battalion of Tennessee Volunteer...

9/4/2019

article Some of President Trump's advisers fear Elizabeth Warren could mount a formidable challenge: report
(Washington D.C.) -- While many people find Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s deep policy knowledge to be an asset in the 2020 Democratic race, the conventional wisdom...

9/3/2019

article Elizabeth Warren could be a front runner for Native American voters
(Iowa) -- Forum attendees welcomed Sen. Elizabeth Warren with lulus and a standing ovation after Rep. Deb Haaland, Laguna Pueblo, introduced the presidential candidate...

8/31/2019

article Can Elizabeth Warren win Native American votes?
(Washington D.C.) -- Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren has received criticism on the campaign trail from Native American groups. Rebecca Nagle, a...

8/30/2019

article Who Gets to Say If Warren’s Apology to Cherokee Nation Is Enough?
(Washington D.C.) -- On Tuesday, Politico published two pieces about Senator Elizabeth Warren’s tumultuous DNA test. One featured Native voices and served as an...

8/27/2019

article Native American critics still wary of Warren despite apology tour
(Washington D.C.) -- As Sen. Elizabeth Warren has surged in the 2020 polls, she has made more aggressive moves to quash the lingering controversy around her past claims...
article POLITICO: ‘Pocahontas’ Could Still Be Elizabeth Warren’s Biggest Vulnerability
(Washington D.C.) -- Elizabeth Warren came to last week’s Native American presidential forum in Sioux City, Iowa, with, as you might expect, a plan. And she...

8/23/2019

article Elizabeth Warren Proposes "Perhaps the Most Robust Tribal Policy Platform" of Any 2020 Candidate to Date
(Washington D.C.) -- Last Friday, a little over a week ahead of her town hall in Seattle on Sunday, August 25, Massachusetts senator Elizabeth Warren released her plan...
article BLOG: Elizabeth Warren’s human shield
(Iowa) -- Have you noticed that nobody in the Democratic field ever attacks Elizabeth Warren? Sure, a few of the more centrist candidates -- Michael Bennet, Joe Biden,...
article NAGLE: Elizabeth Warren Has Spent Her Adult Life Repeating A Lie. I Want Her To Tell The Truth.
(Washington D.C.) -- Elizabeth Warren, apologizing to Native leaders on Monday, said, “I know I’ve made mistakes. I am sorry for harm I have caused.”...

8/21/2019

article OP/ED: Embracing 'Pocahontas' and Warren's future
(Iowa) -- This week, eight Democratic hopefuls for the presidential candidate nomination went to National Congress of American Indians. Many Tahlequah residents have at...

8/20/2019

article Elizabeth Warren confronts her handling of Native American ancestry claims
(Iowa) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) is resolutely trying to put the controversy over her handling of Native American ancestry claims to rest. During an event in Sioux...
article Native students say Elizabeth Warren’s education policies have flaws
(Iowa) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Massachusetts, told the audience at the Frank LaMere Presidential Forum that her policies on education are inclusive of Native youth...

8/19/2019

article Elizabeth Warren Apologizes at Native American Forum: ‘I Have Listened and I Have Learned’
(Iowa) -- Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts, speaking at a presidential forum on Native American issues on Monday, offered a direct, public apology for the...
article Elizabeth Warren at Native American forum: ‘I am sorry for the harm I have caused’
(Iowa) -- Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren offered a public apology Monday to Native Americans over her past claim to tribal heritage, directly...
article Native American Forum Focuses On Elizabeth Warren’s Policies, Not DNA Test
(Iowa) -- When Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) gave remarks Monday at a presidential forum on Native American issues, she began with an apology. “Like anyone who...
article Warren tells Native Americans: 'I have made mistakes'
(Iowa) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), a 2020 White House hopeful, on Monday acknowledged the controversy over her claim of Native American heritage, saying she has...
article ‘I’m not mad’: Elizabeth Warren's quiet liberal populism draws 12,000 in Minnesota
(Minnesota) -- Reminiscent of the surprising momentum of Donald Trump’s populist presidential campaign four summers ago, Elizabeth Warren was forced to turn a...

8/18/2019

article Elizabeth Warren ‘should apologize’ at Native American forum: activist
(Iowa) -- Liberal presidential contender Sen. Elizabeth Warren is set to take part in a candidate forum Monday in Iowa on issues affecting Native Americans, and...
article Inside Elizabeth Warren's courtship of Native American leaders
(Washington D.C.) -- Elizabeth Warren's campaign is soaring: She is rising in the polls, her fundraising is on fire and her seemingly endless ideas are helping to...
article Warren presents 2020 plan to protect tribal lands, support Native Americans
(Washington D.C.) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren's (D-Mass.) introduced the newest of her 2020 policy plans focused on helping Native Americans and protecting tribal...

8/16/2019

article Did Elizabeth Warren Just Neutralize Trump’s Best Attack?
(USA) -- As Donald Trump himself foreshadowed at his New Hampshire rally Thursday night, promising to revive his “Pocahontas” attack—“don’t...
article Elizabeth Warren releases plan aimed at uplifting Native Americans as Trump says he'll revive nickname
(Washington D.C.) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren announced on Friday a number of new policy proposals aimed at uplifting Native American tribes. The plan comes ahead of next...
article Elizabeth Warren releases plan to aid Native Americans ahead of closely watched conference
(Washington D.C.) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Friday released multiple proposals that aim to address concerns and needs specific to Indian Country, including draft...
article Elizabeth Warren says the nation is failing Native Americans. Here’s her plan to help them.
(Washington D.C.) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts on Friday laid out a collection of policy proposals intended to help Native Americans, pledging to protect...
article Elizabeth Warren says US has a ‘moral obligation’ to Indian Country
(USA) -- Presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Massachusetts, rolls out her 19-page policy plan for Indian Country less than three days away from a historic...
article Elizabeth Warren vows sweeping improvements in Indian policy as president
(Washington D.C.) -- Warren, the senior U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, is calling for full recognition of tribal jurisdiction over non-Indians, a national inquiry into...
article Representative Haaland and Senator Warren: The federal government has a responsibility to write a new chapter
(Washington D.C.) -- The story of the United States’ treatment of Native Americans is a profoundly painful one. It is a story of genocide and forced removal, of...
article Sen. Elizabeth Warren proposes plan to aid Native American communities
(Washington D.C.) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) released a lengthy plan Friday aimed at helping to close income and health disparities faced by Native Americans,...
article Warren just released a long list of Native American policy ideas. Here are some highlights, comments
(Washington D.C.) -- Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts released an extensive list of policy proposals on Friday relating to Native American issues.
article Warren Proposes Policy Overhaul to Support Native Peoples
(USA) -- Ahead of a forum Monday focused on issues facing Native American communities, 2020 presidential hopeful Sen. Elizabeth Warren promised structural reform to...
article Warren pushes tribal plan amid new Trump attacks on Native American claims
(Washington D.C.) -- The proposal, released ahead of a presidential forum on the topic in Iowa on Monday, comes as Warren has risen in the polls and as President Donald...
article Trump vows to revive 'Pocahontas' attack against Warren
(Washington D.C.) -- President Donald Trump said on Thursday that he planned to revive an old attack strategy on Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren,...

8/1/2019

article Natives Are Split Over Rep. Deb Haaland’s Endorsement of Elizabeth Warren
(Washington D.C.) -- On Tuesday, Rep. Deb Haaland, one of two Native American women in Congress, announced that she was endorsing Sen. Elizabeth Warren for President....
article Trump swipes at Warren: 'I have more Indian blood than she does, and I have none'
(Washington D.C.) -- President Trump swiped at Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) at his Cincinnati rally on Thursday night, again calling her "Pocahontas" and...

7/30/2019

article Haaland calls Warren ‘a great friend and a great partner for Indian Country’
(Washington D.C.) -- Rep. Debra Haaland, Laguna Pueblo, endorses Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Massachusetts, along with other lawmakers on...
article Native American congresswoman endorses Elizabeth Warren
(Washington D.C.) -- One of two Native American women in Congress endorsed Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren on Tuesday, citing the Massachusetts...

7/23/2019

article Voter: Warren Pandered in Response About Native American Heritage
(Washington D.C.) -- A New Hampshire voter who confronted Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D., Mass.) about her past claims of Native American ancestry said Monday she felt...

7/22/2019

article BLOG: Elizabeth Warren's wealth tax is popular. But voters worry it won't fly.
(Washington D.C.) -- Democrats draw surprisingly strong bipartisan support from voters for their most ambitious economic overhaul proposals. But some of those same...

7/19/2019

article Warren gets asked about Native American identification at town hall
(New Hampshire) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) apologized for the confusion caused by her previous self-identification as a Native American when asked about it by a...

7/10/2019

article Sen. Elizabeth Warren Introduces Gambling Disorder Bill to Help Military Service Members Dealing With Addiction
(Washington D.C.) -- Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Massachusetts) is again introducing federal legislation to help active-duty military members who might be struggling...

7/9/2019

article Lee, Warren introduce bill to fight veteran gambling addiction
(Washington D.C.) -- Rep. Susie Lee and 2020 Democratic presidential aspirant Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts unveiled legislation Tuesday designed to address the...
article U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren files updated gambling addiction bill
(Washington D.C.) -- U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren filed a bill Wednesday that would require the Department of Defense to develop programs to treat active duty service...

7/6/2019

article Warren pitches executive orders on race and gender pay gap
(Washington D.C.) -- Democratic 2020 hopeful Elizabeth Warren says that if elected president she would sign executive orders aimed at addressing the wage and employment...

6/19/2019

article Warren emerges as potential compromise nominee
(South Carolina) -- There was a time not so long ago when leading Democrats warned that Elizabeth Warren’s “fantasy-based blue-state populism” risked...

6/18/2019

article Brutal: Liberal Podcaster Who Challenged Warren's 'Native American' Story Doesn't Believe Her Latest Spin
(USA) -- Elizabeth Warren's recent visit to the Breakfast Club podcast, anchored by 'Charlamagne Tha God' did not go well for her. When pressed on her '...

6/17/2019

article MORON ALERT: Wanna Drink Some Firewater with Fauxcahontas?
(Indiana) -- Democrat Senator, 2020 Presidential candidate, and fake Native American Elizabeth Warren snagged the title of "World's Most Awkward Beer Drinker...

6/16/2019

article Elizabeth Warren wants to level the playing field for entrepreneurs of color
(Massachusetts) -- Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren released a new plan on Friday to “level the playing field for entrepreneurs of color...

6/15/2019

article Trump campaign zeroes in on a new threat: Elizabeth Warren
(Washington D.C.) -- President Donald Trump’s reelection machine is setting its sights on a new target, one it had left for dead just a few months ago: Elizabeth...

6/14/2019

article Elizabeth Warren Wants $7 Billion in Grants for Minority Entrepreneurs
(Washington D.C.) -- Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren proposed legislation Friday that would allocate $7 billion in federal grants to help minority...

6/13/2019

article Charlamagne Tha God Blasts Elizabeth Warren Again Over Native American Claims
(USA) -- Charlamagne Tha God blasted Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) on Wednesday and Thursday this week over her recent comments on her...
article Charlamagne tha God slams Elizabeth Warren's 'dishonesty' over ancestry claim, says she 'had to benefit' from it
(USA) -- Radio show host Charlamagne tha God had some tough words for 2020 presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass, following their exchange about her...

6/1/2019

article Charlamagne tha God Calls Elizabeth Warren “The Original Rachel Dolezal” in Tense Interview
(New York) -- If there’s one issue thrumming quietly behind Elizabeth Warren’s many policy proposals in her 2020 bid for the presidency, it’s a...
article Elizabeth Warren Is Still Disastrously Unprepared to Talk About Her DNA Test
(New York) -- On Friday, Sen. Elizabeth Warren joined The Breakfast Club radio show. The 48-minute interview, for the most part, was smooth sailing. She cruised through...

5/31/2019

article WATCH: Warren Gets Roasted On NYC Radio Show: 'The Original Rachel Dolezal'
(Washington D.C.) -- On Friday morning, Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) took some serious hits while appearing on New York City-based radio show “The Breakfast...
article Charlamagne tha God compares Warren to Rachel Dolezal over Native American ancestry claims
(Washington D.C.) -- Presidential hopeful Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) faced tough questions from Charlamagne tha God over past claims to Native American ancestry in...

5/29/2019

article Nevertheless, Elizabeth Warren Is Persisting in the Polls
(Washington D.C.) -- After five months of campaigning in the crowded 2020 Democratic presidential primary, Elizabeth Warren—the first of the many Democrats to...

5/23/2019

article Slowly and Persistently, Elizabeth Warren Is on the Rise
(Washington D.C.) -- In recent weeks, as most of the attention in the chattering classes has focused on Joe Biden’s presidential bid, something interesting has been...

5/16/2019

article COLUMN: The news media must stop amplifying Trump’s nasty nicknames for his foes
(Washington) -- I was talking to an acquaintance recently about Elizabeth Warren’s presidential campaign. He liked the Massachusetts Democrat’s detailed...

4/17/2019

article Commentary: Growing up Native American in mind and in empathy
(New York) -- Upon learning of Sen. Elizabeth Warren's Indian dust-up, it occurred to me that her story is my own, and the media kerfuffle entirely misses the point...

4/16/2019

article Bernie Sanders attacks Cherokee author for criticizing Elizabeth Warren’s false Cherokee claim
(Washington D.C.) -- As part of his attack on the Democrat establishment Center for American Progress, Bernie claims two articles by Rebecca Nagle “unfairly...

4/15/2019

article Sen. Elizabeth Warren pledges to end drilling, restore Bears Ears, Grand Staircase if elected president
(Utah) -- Just two days before a campaign stop in Utah, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., promised if she's elected president, she'll restore the state's Bears...

4/8/2019

article OP/ED: Will Elizabeth Warren be the first to be thrown from the Democrat clown car?
(Washington D.C.) -- Elizabeth Warren is not so popular these days. That's not a reference to Republicans; it's among her home state Democrats, in Massachusetts, where...

3/18/2019

article Elizabeth Warren insists her career wasn't advanced because of Native American heritage claim
(Washington D.C.) -- 2020 presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren insisted Monday that her disputed claims of Native American heritage, for which she later apologized,...

3/3/2019

article Elizabeth Warren Speaks Out On Native American Claims: ‘I Shouldn’t Have Done It’
(Washington D.C.) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) expressed regret for her claims of Native American heritage in a new interview, pointing to her family members as...
article Warren’s Smile Drops When Asked Why She Claimed Native American Heritage on Law Application
(Washington D.C.) -- The smile fell quickly from 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) during a Saturday interview on CNN’s...

3/2/2019

article Elizabeth Warren on controversy: I shouldn't have done it
(Washington D.C.) -- CNN's David Axelrod presses presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren (D) on why she identified as an "American Indian" on a law...

3/1/2019

article LET THE IDIOT SPEAK: Peter Lucas: Reparations coming to everyone, including Sen. Warren
(Massachusetts) -- Will Elizabeth Warren file for reparations as a Native American when she is president? Just because she is a former Cherokee does not exclude her from...

2/26/2019

article BLOG: An Unrecognized American Indian Tribe Offers Elizabeth Warren Membership
(Oregon) -- The leader of an unrecognized and “mixed-blood” tribe in Oregon has officially offered Democratic Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren membership...

2/25/2019

article Native American Tribe, Founded in 2009, Grants Elizabeth Warren Membership
(Oregon) -- Members of the Una Tribe, a Native American “mixed-blood tribe” founded in 2009 after its membership was rejected by other Native American...

2/23/2019

article Elizabeth Warren opens door to reparations for Native Americans
(New Hampshire) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren said Friday evening that Native Americans should be “part of the conversation” on reparations, showing a willingness...
article Warren: Native Americans should be 'part of the conversation' on reparations
(New Hampshire) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) said Friday that Native Americans should be “part of the conversation” on reparations, The Washington Post...

2/22/2019

article Warren suggests Native Americans should be ‘part of the conversation’ about reparations
(New Hampshire) -- US Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts suggested Friday that Native Americans, not just African Americans, should be “part of the...
article Will Donald Trump’s taunts about Elizabeth Warren’s heritage backfire?
(Washington D.C.) -- Over the past six months, President Trump has tweeted about Senator Elizabeth Warren and her Native American ancestry more often than he’s...

2/20/2019

article Warren Attends Luncheon Honoring Native American Women
(Washington D.C.) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., made a surprise appearance at a luncheon honoring Native American women leaders on Tuesday amid ongoing controversy...

2/19/2019

article Elizabeth Cook-Lynn: Many of us are rooting for Elizabeth Warren as president
(South Dakota) -- It’s more than a hobby, I would suspect, but I am not sure what DNA tells us. I have friends who are curious about what Internet sources say DNA...

2/18/2019

article Elizabeth Warren’s Native American Ancestry Draws a Shrug From These Voters
(Georgia) -- Anna Stein, 44, doesn’t have a preferred presidential candidate yet for the 2020 Democratic nomination. But one thing is certain, she says: Elizabeth...
article Staind’s Aaron Lewis slams Elizabeth Warren for Native American ancestry claims
(Florida) -- Staind frontman Aaron Lewis blew up on stage about Senator Elizabeth Warren, calling her a “lying bitch.” Warren is a Massachusetts senator and...

2/17/2019

article RACE: What Makes Someone American Indian?
(USA) -- Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren has apologized for identifying as "American Indian" in the 1980s, when the number of people who identified as...
article ROBERT REICH: Trump’s assault on Elizabeth Warren
(Washington D.C.) -- Elizabeth Warren is one of the most talented politicians and policy leaders in America. We must not allow Trump or anyone else to “swift-boat...

2/16/2019

article Elizabeth Warren Heckled at Campaign Stop About Her Native American Claims: ‘Why Did You Lie?”
(Georgia) -- During a campaign stop in Georgia on Saturday, Senator and 2020 presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) was heckled at the beginning of her speech....

2/13/2019

article BLOG: Marco Rubio Is More Native American Than Elizabeth Warren
(Washington D.C.) -- Republican Florida Sen. Marco Rubio found out that he is 4.6 percent Native American on his mother’s side, according to the PBS show “...
article Elizabeth Warren receives standing ovation at surprise visit to Native American conference: report
(Washington D.C.) -- Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) received a standing ovation when she made a surprise appearance Tuesday at a...
article Senator Marco Rubio Tweets About Native American Ancestry After Analysis
(Florida) -- Florida Senator Marco Rubio has Native American ancestry, according to an ancestral analysis, which was shown on PBS show Finding Your Roots. "When we...

2/12/2019

article Elizabeth Warren attends Native American event in Washington
(Washington D.C.) -- US Senator Elizabeth Warren appeared Tuesday at the National Indian Women’s “Supporting Each Other” lunch in Washington to...
article Warren meets with Native American women’s group
(Washington D.C.) -- U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren met with Native American women Tuesday, calling for “action” on issues important to their community such as...
article Elizabeth Warren Makes Surprise Appearance At Native American Conference
(Washington D.C.) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) made a surprise appearance at a Native American conference on Tuesday. Her visit at the event, hosted by the...
article Elizabeth Warren ought to be disbarred for claiming ‘American Indian’ race on official doc, Cheney says
(Washington D.C.) -- House GOP conference chair Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., on Sunday suggested that 2020 presidential contender Elizabeth Warren should be disbarred for falsely...
article NPR: Why Trump's Attacks On Sen. Elizabeth Warren Are Dehumanizing To Native People
(Washington D.C.) -- NPR's Mary Louise Kelly discusses President Trump's tweets referencing Native Americans with David Chang, chair of the American Indian...

2/11/2019

article Native American Democrat Defends Warren: I’d ‘Never Tell Someone How They Should Identify Themselves’
(Washington D.C.) -- Rep. Deb Haaland (D., N.M.) defended Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D., Mass.) on Monday after more controversy over the presidential candidate's former...
article Scarborough on Warren: People interested in their future, not your past
(Washington D.C.) -- MSNBC's Joe Scarborough said Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) shouldn't worry about people writing about whether she identified as American...
article HILTZIK: In a racist tweet, Trump treats the genocidal Trail of Tears as a laughing matter
(Washington D.C.) -- Among President Trump’s indisputable accomplishments in his mere two years in office is that he has made overt racism acceptable once again in...
article OP/ED: Fox News: Trump Too Ignorant To Make Racist Native American Taunt Against Warren
(Washington D.C.) -- Fox News’ pundit Brit Hume suggested an excuse for President Trump’s reference to Native American genocide: he’s too ignorant of...

2/10/2019

article Rob Lowe deletes tweet saying Elizabeth Warren would redefine the term Commander in ‘Chief’
(California) -- Actor Rob Lowe was skewered on social media because of a now-deleted tweet in which he said Sen. Elizabeth Warren (Mass.) “would bring a whole new...
article Warren launches 2020 bid amid ancestry fallout
(Massachusetts) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren formally announced her candidacy for the White House Saturday, framing herself as a champion of the middle class who would fight...
article Warren: Trump 'may not even be a free person' by 2020
(Massachusetts) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) on Sunday said that President Donald Trump “may not even be a free person” by 2020, suggesting the...

2/9/2019

article Elizabeth Warren to Kickoff Presidential Bid
(Massachusetts) -- Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts was expected to formally begin her campaign for president on Saturday with a rally in this former mill town...
article The Media Is Blowing Its Coverage of Warren’s Native American Claim
(Washington D.C.) -- The Iowa caucuses are still more than a year away. The first Democratic primary debate won’t occur until this June. But some journalists are...

2/8/2019

article Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: 'Still an opportunity' for Warren to save face after ancestry missteps
(Washington D.C.) -- Freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said Thursday she isn't prepared to cast judgment on Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., after the 2020...
article In key primary states, activists nervously eye Warren's troubles over ancestry
(Washington D.C.) -- With Sen. Elizabeth Warren once again confronting controversy over her tenuous claims to Native American heritage, activists in early-voting states...
article Warren set to announce 2020 bid amid scrutiny of Native ancestry claims
(Rhode Island) -- Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren is expected to officially kick off her presidential campaign Saturday morning in Lawrence, Massachusetts.

2/7/2019

article Warren faces new fire over Native American claims
(Washington D.C.) -- U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren is keeping her presidential options open as she faces new fire about her past claims of American Indian heritage —...

2/6/2019

article OP/ED: Elizabeth Warren is smarter than anyone running for president. She should end her campaign
(Washington D.C.) -- Elizabeth Warren would make a great president. She’s smarter than anyone else in the race. She advances bold and unapologetically progressive...
article OP/ED: Elizabeth Warren's Last Stand
(Washington D.C.) -- Presidential wannabe Elizabeth Warren's obfuscation about her Native American heritage may have finally done her in. The latest shoe to drop is...
article OP/ED: With latest revelation, Elizabeth Warren can’t beat Donald Trump
(Washington D.C.) -- Who can beat Donald Trump in 2020? Not Elizabeth Warren. That prognosis seems easier than ever to reach, following a disclosure by The Washington...
article OP/ED:Revelation that Elizabeth Warren identified as 'American Indian' on Texas Bar registration makes her DNA test gambit even more perplexing
(Texas) -- The revelation that Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., identified her race as "American Indian" in a 1986 registration card for the State Bar of Texas...
article VIDEO: Elizabeth Warren tries to explain why she listed 'American Indian' on Texas Bar document
(Washington D.C.) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) says that she is a not a member of an American Indian tribe as she tried to explain why she listed her race as "...
article Warren apologizes again over Native American heritage claims
(Washington D.C.) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) apologized again over her claims of being of Native American heritage, saying she is not a "tribal citizen...
article 'Suspicious Timing': Donald Trump Jr. Questions Elizabeth Warren News That Broke Amid Father's State of the Union Speech
(Washington D.C.) -- Donald Trump Jr., the president’s eldest son, questioned the timing of news that Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) listed her race as “...
article Elizabeth Warren apologizes for calling herself Native American
(Washington D.C.) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren said Tuesday that she was sorry that she identified herself as a Native American for almost two decades, reflecting her...
article Warren suggests ‘American Indian’ might appear on other documents
(Washington D.C.) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) apologized repeatedly on Wednesday for identifying as American Indian on her Texas State Bar registration card, but...

2/5/2019

article Elizabeth Warren identified herself as American Indian on 1986 document
(Washington D.C.) -- Another instance has surfaced where Sen. Elizabeth Warren identified herself as Native American, this time when registering for the State Bar of...
article OP/ED: Warren's apology to the Cherokee Nation shows she gets it
(Washington D.C.) -- U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren has apologized to the Cherokee Nation for publicizing a DNA test that shows she has distant Native American ancestry,...

2/4/2019

article GOP BLOG: Warren’s apology to Cherokees 7 years late and a few bucks short
(Washington D.C.) -- The latest twist in the winding saga of Elizabeth Warren’s Native American ancestry forced the Cambridge Democrat on Thursday to do what she...

2/3/2019

article 'We are encouraged by her action': Sen. Elizabeth Warren apologizes to Cherokee Nation, tribal officials confirm
(Oklahoma) -- Reportedly planning to make her presidential bid official this month, U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren has apologized to the Cherokee Nation for publicizing a...
article Harry Reid calls Elizabeth Warren a 'good person,' but refuses to endorse her for president
(Massachusetts) -- Harry Reid, the longtime Democrat who represented Nevada in the Senate for three decades and served as the Senate majority leader for eight years, on...
article Timeline of Elizabeth Warren’s Cherokee heritage claims
(Massachusetts) -- The story of Elizabeth Warren’s handling of her family lore of belonging to the Cherokee Nation became public when she was in the midst of a U.S...

2/2/2019

article Elizabeth Warren: Sorry, not sorry about heritage claims
(Massachusetts) -- U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren has apologized to the chief of the Cherokee Nation for her botched DNA test in a move that comes one week before her...
article Sen. Elizabeth Warren Accepts Cherokee View of DNA’s Role in Tribe Citizenship
(Washington D.C.) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren apologized to a Native American group that criticized her release of a genetic test last year that showed she likely had...

2/1/2019

article Elizabeth Warren Apologizes to Cherokee Nation for DNA Test
(Washington D.C.) -- Senator Elizabeth Warren has tried to put a nagging controversy behind her by apologizing privately to a leader of the Cherokee Nation for her...
article Sen. Elizabeth Warren called Cherokee Nation chief to apologize for DNA test, tribe says
(Washington D.C.) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren has apologized to the Cherokee Nation after releasing DNA test results in October indicating she had Native American ancestry...

1/31/2019

article OP/ED: The Tribes Take On Trump’s Tweet
(Washington D.C.) -- At a moment when our conversations and headlines are filled with topics tied to race relations, Native Americans often struggle to be part of the...

1/29/2019

article BLOG: Elizabeth Warren: DNA Pioneer
(Washington D.C.) -- Here’s an interesting case: A medical school has been sued for racial discrimination because an admissions officer there advised a (white)...

1/18/2019

article No Laughing Matter
(South Dakota) -- Two area American Indian tribes have expressed anger over President Donald Trump’s remarks seen as making light of the Wounded Knee Massacre and...

1/17/2019

article Yankton Sioux Tribe Shocked and Appalled by Trump Tweet – Urge Trump to Address Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women
(South Dakota) -- Donald Trump’s January 13 tweet regarding Senator Elizabeth Warren sent shockwaves through Indian Country, and the Yankton Sioux Tribe was no...
article OP/ED: Elizabeth Warren’s claim to Cherokee ancestry is a form of violence
(Washington D.C.) -- In the early 1990s, I bought a T-shirt at a powwow that read “No! My great-grandmother was not a Cherokee princess!” It was a reference...
article The Horror of Trump’s Wounded Knee Tweet
(Washington D.C.) -- On Sunday, President Donald Trump took aim at one of his favorite targets: Senator Elizabeth Warren, who is hoping to unseat him in 2020. Responding...
article Trump bruised by Wounded Knee mention
(Washington D.C.) -- President Trump evoked the Wounded Knee massacre in a recent tweet reacting to an Instagram video Sen. Elizabeth Warren posted on New Year’s...

1/16/2019

article Native American leader asks when US will come to its ‘senses’ after Trump’s ‘racist’ attack against Warren
(Washington D.C.) -- A leader of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe on Wednesday denounced President Trump for citing the Wounded Knee Massacre and the Battle of Little...
article LAPIERRE: Trump bruised by Wounded Knee mention
(Washington D.C.) -- President Trump evoked the Wounded Knee massacre in a recent tweet reacting to an Instagram video Sen. Elizabeth Warren posted on New Year’s...

1/14/2019

article President Trump uses one of America's worst Native American massacres to bash Elizabeth Warren
(Washington D.C.) -- The commander in chief lashed out Sunday at Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, who is running for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination....
article Trump invokes one of the worst Native American massacres to mock Elizabeth Warren
(Washington D.C.) -- One hundred years after U.S. soldiers killed and maimed hundreds of Sioux men, women and children at the Wounded Knee massacre, Congress formally...
article Trump jokes that Elizabeth Warren should do campaign commercial where U.S. massacred Sioux women and children
(Washington D.C.) -- President Donald Trump has resorted to more racist jokes to attack 2020 presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren, the progressive senator from...
article Trump's 'Wounded Knee' tweet over Warren sparks anger
(Washington D.C.) -- US President Donald Trump is facing criticism once again for taunting Democrat Elizabeth Warren over her purported Native American heritage. On...
article Trump’s Use of Wounded Knee to Mock Elizabeth Warren Angers Native Americans
(Washington D.C.) -- It’s been more than a century since the Wounded Knee massacre and the Battle of Little Bighorn, but both of these notorious conflicts were...
press release NCAI Denounces President Trump’s Invoking of Wounded Knee Massacre and Battle of Little Bighorn in Political Attack
(Washington D.C.) -- Today, the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI), the oldest, largest, and most representative American Indian and Alaska Native organization...

1/13/2019

article THAT'S RACIST: Trump mocks Elizabeth Warren using Native American stereotypes
(Washington D.C.) -- President Trump used Native American stereotypes to mock Elizabeth Warren’s weeks-old announcement that she will run for president. Trump...

1/11/2019

article Native American Journalists Accuse HuffPo of ‘Ethical Negligence’ in Coverage of Warren’s DNA Gaffe
(Washington D.C.) -- The Native American Journalist Association (NAJA) issued a statement Wednesday accusing the HuffPo of engaging in “ethical negligence”...
article Native American Journalists Assoc. Demands HuffPost Apologize for ‘Irresponsible’ Warren Story
(Washington D.C.) -- The Native American Journalists Association (NAJA) is demanding that the Huffington Post apologize for a 2,300-word story it published last week...
article Native American Journalists Charge HuffPost With ‘Negligent’ Reporting
(USA) -- In an unintended consequence of Senator Elizabeth Warren’s first steps toward becoming the Democrat Party’s 2020 presidential candidate, an article...

1/6/2019

article Elizabeth Warren addresses DNA test and Native American heritage during Iowa trip: 'Tribal citizenship is very different from ancestry'
(Iowa) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren addressed the DNA test she revealed to show she could have Native American ancestry while on the campaign trail in Iowa, days after...
article Elizabeth Warren Says ‘I Am Not a Person of Color’ Responding to Heritage Question in Iowa
(Iowa) -- On her first full day on the Iowa campaign trail, presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren could not escape the issue that has haunted her since President...
article Trump ally calls Warren ‘Sacagawea’ in Fox News appearance
(Washington D.C.) -- One of President Trump’s biggest congressional supporters suggested a new racially-charged nickname for presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren...

1/5/2019

article Warren confronts question of whether DNA test was a misfire
(Iowa) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren, making her first official swing through this pivotal state, was forced to quickly confront an issue threatening to dog her throughout...

1/4/2019

article Elizabeth Warren Hires Barack Obama’s Former Digital Strategist As She Beefs Up Prospective Campaign
(Washington D.C.) -- Elizabeth Warren is wasting little time in beefing up her prospective presidential campaign, hiring the man who spearheaded the successful digital...
article Mainstream Media Is Blowing Its Coverage Of Elizabeth Warren’s DNA Test
(Washington D.C.) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) was positioned to make a strong bid for president in 2020, but she infuriated tribal leaders by releasing the...
article OP/ED: The Media Did Not Make Up Native Anger Over Elizabeth Warren
(Washington D.C.) -- I am still so very tired. On Friday, HuffPost published a piece headlined “Mainstream Media Is Blowing Its Coverage Of Elizabeth Warren’...

1/3/2019

article NAGLE: Elizabeth Warren’s Insult To Native Americans Matters Even More Now That She’s Running
(Washington D.C.) -- After years of Donald Trump’s bullying Sen. Elizabeth Warren about her claimed Native American identity, last October the Massachusetts...
article Elizabeth Warren dodges query about Native American PR catastrophe throughout marketing campaign press convention
(Washington D.C.) -- Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren dodged questions on Monday about her biggest political liabilities as she jumped headfirst into the 2020...
article Trump jabs Warren in tweet: 'Warren 1/2020th'
(Washington D.C.) -- President Trump took a jab at Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Thursday in a tweet mocking her DNA test results and her claims to be of Native American...

1/1/2019

article WATCH: Elizabeth Warren Sidesteps Question About Native American Ancestry Gaffe in First 2020 Press Conference
(Massachusetts) -- In her first press conference after announcing the formation of a exploratory committee for a presidential run, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) dodged a...

12/31/2018

article Sen. Elizabeth Warren says she will seek the presidency in 2020
(Massachusetts) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren jumped into the 2020 presidential campaign Monday, offering a message of economic populism as she became the best-known...

12/21/2018

article Elizabeth Warren, Native Identity, and Federal Recognition
(Washington D.C.) -- “You’re Lumbee because your daddy’s Lumbee,” my grandma said to me last week. We were talking about my recent re-enrollment...

12/15/2018

article After the DNA debacle, Elizabeth Warren’s outreach to minority communities makes a pivot
(California) -- After releasing a DNA report that she hoped would prove she wasn’t lying about her Native American ancestry, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) found...

12/14/2018

article Elizabeth Warren, Speaking to Black Graduates, Warns ‘The Rules Are Rigged’
(Maryland) -- Senator Elizabeth Warren, the Massachusetts Democrat inching ever closer to a presidential run, gave a rousing winter commencement speech Friday at Morgan...
article Warren talks identity in address to historically black university: 'I'm not a person of color'
(Maryland) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) acknowledged Friday that she is "not a person of color" in her commencement address at Morgan State University, a...

12/11/2018

article 'Fauxcahontas' Elizabeth Warren's stock just went down -- again
(Washington D.C.) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts wants to run for president in 2020, but her hometown newspaper thinks maybe she just oughta take a powder.
article What Elizabeth Warren Keeps Getting Wrong About DNA Tests and Native American Heritage
(USA) -- Back in October, Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) unveiled the results of a DNA test showing "strong evidence" of a Native American ancestor some...

12/9/2018

article Even if She Survives the DNA Debacle, Liz Warren’s Tribal Troubles Are Far From Over
(Washington D.C.) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s struggles to overcome the impact of her unproven—and likely incorrect—claims of Native American ancestry...

12/8/2018

article Why Elizabeth Warren’s DNA Fiasco Matters
(Washington D.C.) -- Former Massachusetts governor Deval Patrick announced Wednesday that he will not run for president in 2020, citing the “cruelty of our...

12/6/2018

article Elizabeth Warren Is Reportedly Starting to Regret That DNA Test
(Washington D.C.) -- Two months after Elizabeth Warren released the results of a DNA test to show that there is “strong evidence” of her Native American...
article Elizabeth Warren Stands by DNA Test. But Around Her, Worries Abound.
(Washington D.C.) -- The plan was straightforward: After years of being challenged by President Trump and others about a decades-old claim of Native American ancestry,...

11/5/2018

article Trump: I’ll Keep Calling Elizabeth Warren ‘Pocahontas,’ ‘That Name is Too Good to Give Up’
(Washington D.C.) -- During his Monday pre-midterms rally in Cleveland, Ohio, President Donald Trump told the crowd he intends to keep using his racially-charged,...
article Vukmir campaign’s use of ‘Pocahontas’ epithet shows she won’t represent WI
(Wisconsin) -- Republican U.S. Senate candidate Leah Vukmir, R-Brookfield, forwarded a press release to The Badger Herald Friday titled “Pocahontas Campaigns With...

11/4/2018

article Brent Musburger made a controversial joke about Elizabeth Warren’s heritage
(Las Vegas) -- Brent Musburger has found controversy again. The 79-year-old sports broadcaster tweeted a comment about Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren along with an...

10/30/2018

article Tester: Warren’s DNA results don’t ‘pass the test’
(Washington D.C.) -- Sen. Jon Tester (D-Mont.) on Monday said Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s (D-Mass.) use of a DNA test to claim Native American heritage doesn’t...

10/28/2018

article Trump Says He Has 'More' Native Blood Than Elizabeth Warren, But Thinks He'll Keep Calling Her Pocahontas
(Washington D.C.) -- President Donald Trump continued to mock progressive Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren on Saturday, citing her recent DNA test results that...

10/26/2018

article Elizabeth Warren’s Campaign Donated To Native American Voting Group A Day After DNA Test
(Washington D.C.) -- Massachusetts Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s campaign donated $10,000 to a Native American voting rights group on Oct. 16, a day after she...

10/24/2018

article Cepeda: Those who claim Native American heritage should help them build better lives
(Chicago) -- The drama over whether Elizabeth Warren could rightfully be considered Native American — and whether she used this claim to gain favor in her academic...

10/23/2018

article Claiming Native American heritage? Now what?
(Texas) -- The drama over whether Elizabeth Warren could rightfully be considered Native American — and whether she used this claim to gain favor in her academic...
article Two Native American geneticists interpret Elizabeth Warren’s DNA test
(USA) -- Dr. Carlos Bustamante, a prominent population geneticist, recently concluded that Senator Elizabeth Warren had “a Native American ancestor.” While...
article Warren's Native ties spark debate
(South Dakota) -- When Sen. Elizabeth Warren released results of a DNA test showing evidence of Native American ancestry it rekindled a running spat the Massachusetts...
article Strike against sovereignty? Sen. Warren asserts Native American ancestry via DNA
(Washington D.C.) -- Senator Elizabeth Warren, who has long battled with politicians and the media and has been the subject of sarcastic and racially-based attacks by...

10/22/2018

article Cherokees respond to Elizabeth Warren heritage questions
(North Carolina) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) has claimed Cherokee heritage, and it’s been a source of controversy among tribes and her Republican critics....
article Elizabeth Warren Has Lost Her Way
(Washington D.C.) -- How many times during my childhood did my father tell me that when his grandmother and her sister sailed to America, they had traveled “a...

10/20/2018

article CILLIZZA: Elizabeth Warren's bad week in Washington
(Washington D.C.) -- It's hard in the era of Trump to get more attention -- and negative attention -- than the occupant of the White House. But Elizabeth Warren...
article Elizabeth Warren's DNA test raises fraught questions of Native American identity, tribes say
(USA) -- When Sen. Elizabeth Warren released DNA test results asserting her Native American ancestry this week, she was blasted by tribes including the Cherokee Nation,...
article Warren ancestry highlights how tribes decide membership
(Washington D.C.) -- Jon Rios traces his ancestry to the Pima people of Arizona, but he has no tribal enrollment card, lives in Colorado and isn’t exactly sure...
article While the Elizabeth Warren-DNA news cycle plays out, issues Native Americans actually care about aren’t getting any attention
(Washington D.C.) -- This week saw a huge increase in political stories featuring issues related to Native Americans, but it wasn’t the type of attention that...
article Before Arguing About DNA Tests, Learn the Science Behind Them
(New York) -- People have always told stories about their ancestral origins. But now millions of people are looking at their DNA to see if those stories hold up. While...

10/19/2018

article Determining Who Is A Cherokee Is More Than DNA, Hoskin Says
(Washington D.C.) -- Let's hear some facts underlying the ugly political claims about Senator Elizabeth Warren's ancestry. President Trump refers to the...
article OP/ED: Native American Sovereignty Is Under Attack. Here’s How Elizabeth Warren’s DNA Test Hurt Our Struggle.
(Washington D.C.) -- Half a century ago, the Standing Rock Dakota scholar Vine Deloria Jr. wrote, “Whites claiming Indian blood tend to reinforce mythical beliefs...

10/18/2018

article Cherokee Official Says Trump-Warren DNA Debate Isn't Helping Tribe
(Massachusetts) -- A DNA test showing that Sen. Elizabeth Warren has Native American ancestry is "completely irrelevant to the process" of determining her...
article NAGLE: Elizabeth Warren’s DNA test hurts Native people
(Washington D.C.) -- After years of Trump and other Republican leaders bullying Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) to take a DNA test to “prove” her claims of...
article ECHO HAWK: Changing Elizabeth Warren's story to one about Native America
(Washington D.C.) -- Invisibility of Native peoples to most of America threatens our fundamental rights and the wellbeing of our children. We are invisible within...
article MORON ALERT:‘It’s funny because you’re racist’: Twitter swamps Jason Chaffetz after he mocks Elizabeth Warren with Indian selfie
(Washington D.C.) -- Fox News contributor Jason Chaffetz was deluged with mockery on Thursday after he posted a photo of a Native American statue to attack Sen....

10/17/2018

article Elizabeth Warren doesn’t think her claim to have Native American DNA was a huge mistake
(Washington D.C.) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) is defending her decision to release a DNA test and political ad asserting she has a distant Native American...
article Why Many Native Americans Are Angry With Elizabeth Warren
(New York) -- If Senator Elizabeth Warren thought that releasing her DNA test results showing Native American ancestry would neutralize a Republican line of attack, she...

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