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Old 02-15-2010, 11:08 AM   #9 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by fancylad View Post
The one thing that looks somewhat suspect is all of the use the native imagery in these games. Now i really am not an expert in the subject of treatment of natives in Canadian history, but i have been under the impression the British Columbia wasn't all that nice with Natives in the past. It just looks a tad, well, exploitive.

Anyways, I repeat that i don't know all that much about the subject so maybe i'm wrong about this.
I agree with you. I watched some of the opening ceremonies and it was mostly about the natives, and it seemed excessive to me. I'm glad i'm not the only one that thinks that.
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