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Finding My Identity As An Urban Indian

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Bozho, Makōns Itíbíwín Nijwaw ndezhnekas. Hello, my spirit name is Young Bear That Looks Twice and my English name is Collin Church. I am from Allegan, Michigan. Currently a junior at Michigan State University majoring in the interdisciplinary humanities with an emphasis on political science and American Indian Studies. I was raised on the countryside miles away from my tribe. Growing up, I was never aware of what it meant …