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Stereotypical images of Native Americans have existed for centuries. Discover the rich history and diversity of Native Americans and how it can provide an understanding of the warrior tradition. Native American service in World War I and II changes perceptions. Navajo Code Talkers use their language as a strength for the nation, despite American efforts to eliminate Navajo through assimilation.

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The Warrior Tradition

The Image of Native Americans | Bonus Video


Native American veterans speak about their cultural diversity and how they’ve dealt with stereotypes.

The astonishing, heartbreaking, inspiring, and largely-untold story of Native Americans in the United States military.