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National Congress Of American Indians SLAMS Donald Trump For Calling Sen. Elizabeth Warren 'Pocahontas' While Honoring Native War Vets!

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Donald Trump has once again enraged the indigenous people of his country.

On Monday, the President was called out by a Native American group hours after referring to Sen. Elizabeth Warren as "Pocahontas" while honoring Navajo veterans in the Oval Office.

During the address, POTUS proudly used the racial slur to reference Warren's unverified claim that she is part Native American — an offensive swipe that was met with the laughter of literally no one.

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Especially unenthused by the wise crack was the National Congress of American Indians, who used all the voices of the mountain to take the Big Turkey to task later that day.

Jefferson Keel, the organization's president, said that the remark was not only insulting to the purpose of the meeting — to honor Native people who served in the armed forces — but also Pocahontas' legacy.

In a statement published to its website, he explained:

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