#NotYourNativeStereotype is Trending and It’s Beautiful

By Kenrya Rankin Jul 29, 2016

From mascots to headdresses, this country has no shortage of ways to stereotype and minimize Native Americans. Last night (July 28), Twitter user @CheyNicole2014 (whose name is listed as “Black Lives Matter”) implored her followers to use the hashtag #NotYourNativeStereotype to show the diversity and beauty of Natives around the country.




This morning, it’s trending—and bringing us life. Here are some of our favorite tweets.