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From: Ryan Kennedy: (e-mail him)
The ever-inventive MSM, this time represented by the Associated Press, has come up with a new one: "Indigenous Mexicans." Read it here: Survey: Many Wash. farmworkers indigenous, By Manuel Valdes, Associated Press, August 20, 2008.
See? The Mexicans are indigenous, native-born and bred.
We are the interlopers around these parts. By the constant reference to Mexican farm workers as "indigenous," AP suggests that we are the aliens.
A previous letter from Kennedy about the constantly shifting definition of "indigenous" is here. Also read Kennedy`s most recent VDARE.COM column about Hillary Clinton`s summer spent working at an Alaskan fish cannery, archived here.
James Fulford writes: Of course, what the story means by referring to "indigenous Mexicans" is that they`re indigenous to Mexico—Mexican Indians who not only don`t speak English, they don`t, after five hundred years of Spanish rule in Mexico, speak much Spanish either.