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Black Native American Indians | Portrait of Native Americans from the Cherokee, Cheyenne, Choctaw ... I hear so many people say they are mixed with Native American but don't know their own tribes. I have Choctaw and Cherokee- from Arkansas and Alabama.


"A before and after shot of a man who attended Carlisle Indian boarding school. The destruction of an entire culture in one photo"


Phoenician alphabet became one of the most widely used writing systems, spread by Phoenician merchants across the Mediterranean world, assimilated by many other cultures and evolved. The Aramaic alphabet, a modified form of Phoenician, was the ancestor of modern Arabic script, while Hebrew script is a variant of the Aramaic script. The Greek alphabet and its descendants, Latin, Cyrillic & Coptic, was a direct successor of Phoenician, though certain letter values were changed to represent…


Top Art Exhibition - Photography » NZQA 2015 Joshua Ropate Kurene, Hagley Community College Board 1 ...shedding light on their continually evolving culture. I soon realised that I may have bitten off more than I could chew and decided to narrow my range in terms of cultural representation, settling on how various forms of Cultural Assimilation affect traditions and customs within Indigenous Polynesia.


Celebrating Genocide – Christopher Columbus' Conquest of America - the government engaged in a cultural assimilation campaign, forcing thousands of Native American children into boarding schools

from CBC News

A history of residential schools in Canada

RESIDENTIAL SCHOOLSA history of residential schools in Canada CBC News: Stolen Children June 8-21, 2008


The Five Civilized Tribes of the Southeast Woodlands: The Cherokee, Creek, Choctaw, Chickasaw, and Seminole. The nations rapidly assimilated white culture, raised stock, operated large farms, traded extensively with whites, adopted Christianity, owned Black slaves, and were educated at mission schools. It was the "mixed-bloods" who readily adapted to white civilization; the "traditionalists" did not. The Indian Removal Act of 1830, and the Treaty of New Echota, 1835, led to the Trail of…


(USA) Some immigrant asian indians feel like they have become more "americanized" and that they have a hard time keeping up with their Indian culture. This is due to cultural assimilation because American society has shaped immigrant cultures into a more unified culture through social standards.

Poland's Jewish community before World War II was one of the largest in the world. And it was highly diverse. There were highly sophisticated, assimilated Jews in the major cities that played an important role in the country's economy. And there were Jews in the rural villages (stetl) that followed a life little changed from the middle ages.


Lyle Owerko - Samburu tribe series. Owerko has dedicated massive amounts of time and effort into documenting this African tribe which is running the risk of cultural assimilation. You can see signs of this in some of his photographs: tribesmen with keychains, Western clothes, and crucifixes.