California Congresswoman Offends Native Americans With Gesture

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ANAHEIM, CA – When running for public office, there’s a couple of things you shouldn’t do. First of all, don’t ever punch a baby. Second, avoid making racist, moronic statements. Loretta Sanchez, California Representative and Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate, ignored that second piece of advice, when she made an offensive gesture about Native Americans while speaking to Indian Americans. The man who filmed Sanchez’s ‘war cry’ gesture at the Indian American caucus says he couldn’t believe it.

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