Changing attitudes among Native Americans over LGBT rights

Fukumoto, Lauren Ryoko; Smith, Raymond Arthur

Native American tribes, before the arrival of European colonists, had immense respect for LGBT individuals because the Native Americans considered LGBT people spiritually gifted. This attitude reversed after European colonization but is slowly changing back to a spirit of tolerance and respect for LGBT people.


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October 29, 2015