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Sun May 6, 2018, 10:09 AM

1. Why do we need terms for each of us. My wife the other day had an idea that race was an invention

 

of man. We are all "people" she said.

I've read some histories of indigenous people in this country and the word the used to describe themselves was translated to mean "the people". Indians in the central valley of CA were called dried meat by the Indians in the mountains because they made jerky.

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