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George Benge: Identity biggest issue facing Indians

"What's the most important issue facing American Indians today?

Health care? Education? Jobs? Economic empowerment?

Without doubt, these are all vital issues.

But there's another issue that doesn't grab headlines and is off the radar of many people and much of the news media in mainstream America.

It's the question of Indian identity: Who is and who is not an Indian?"

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George Benge: Indian identity is greatest issue facing American Indians (The Olympian 5/7)