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    How do you guys feel about “Mexicans” dancing and/or singing In Powwows? Do you guys feel it is wrong since it is not their tradition or do you see it as just another native powwowing?

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    In my mind I have to ask : What is your definition of "Mexican" ? Who gets to decide who is native and who is Spanish , because before the Spanish came , those were tribal peoples.(and still are !) And the other question would be : Where do you draw that line as to who can and who cannot powwow ? I have seen "non"native people ,all the way to full bloods dance , compete , hang out with friends at powwows , so who has that right to say who can or cannot powwow ? I think as long as the proper respect is shown , I don't have an issue ! Just my opinion.....
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