Native Americans: Past and Present ...

As you watch these videos, keep in mind Dr. Muņoz's lecture and discussion of Native Americans and the development of the American West. We are going to take a few minutes and watch these Video Clips.

  • What are some of the stereotypes you noticed? How accurate do you think they are?
  • Why do you think images/representations like this persist?
  • What are some similar images you have noticed in the media?
  • If these images have remained popular, can we consider this progress?

Is this issue about playing dress up or is it more than that?