Native American Journalist Demolishes ‘Nowhere to Be Found’ Warren Over DNA Test: ‘Where the Hell Have You Been’

Win McNamee/Getty Images

In a CNN op-ed titled, “I am a Native American. I have some questions for Elizabeth Warren,” a tribe member reacts to Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) releasing new DNA data that shows she has a very small fraction of Native American heritage — as low as 1/1,024.

Simon Moya-Smith, an Oglala Lakota, wrote the op-ed piece to call out Warren and asked, “Where the hell have you been?”

Scott Eisen/Getty Images

The controversial Dakota Access Pipeline

Moya-Smith proceeded to question why Warren didn’t say anything when Native American individuals fought back against the Dakota Access Pipeline.

He described how people were shot, dogs were sicced on the people protecting their ancestors’ graves, and people were locked in dog kennels.

“Warren’s silence was deafening,” Moya-Smith wrote, describing Warren’s eventual response as “too little, too late.”

“Police brutality in Indian country”

The author wrote that police are more likely to kill Native American individuals than any other demographic.

“Yet for years, her voice — her allegedly Native voice — was nowhere to be found,” Moya-Smith wrote.

“Sexual abuse in Indian country”

Moya-Smith claimed that there had been “not a peep” from Warren about the sexual abuse occurring to Native American individuals.

He wrote that Native American women are 2.5 times more likely to be sexually abused than other demographics.

“Warren claims now to have Native American heritage,” Moya-Smith wrote. “And her claim to having such heritage — versus a claim of actually being Native — feels sneaky to me.

“Why has she ignored us for so long?” he added.

He also asked why not one Native American community has claimed her:

It’s obvious to anyone with eyes in their sockets or brains in their heads: because Warren needs our stamp of approval and our vote as she contemplates a potential presidential run. That’s why.

“It’s like that one person who claims to be a part of your crew but somehow goes missing every time they’re called upon to lace up and show up,” Moya-Smith wrote.

Elizabeth Warren
Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Moya-Smith called out Warren for the “convenient Indian problem,” claiming that she’s using the demographic to advance her own personal agenda.

“When we needed her, she didn’t lace up,” he said. “She didn’t show up.”

To be a Native American, Moya-Smith said that one has to be there for the people and community, and not only when it’s most convenient for the individual.

What do you think?

45 pledges
Upvote Downvote
newest oldest most voted
Notify of
Stanley W Harrison
Guest
Stanley W Harrison

She may not be an Indian but she did stay at a holiday INN Express last night.

Patrick
Member
Patrick

My family tree runs back into kin that are native American but that doesnt make me one

Arthro
Guest
Arthro

Boom!!!

This should be the final nail in Elizabeth Warren’s coffin. Died of self inflicted stupidity.

Very entertaining. Thanks for the laughs, Pocahantas!

Tonya Osterman
Member
Tonya Osterman

If her 1/1000 makes her native American, does that mean my 2% African makes me African-American? Dang, my lily white self been playing this all wrong. But wait, because my skin is white that means I am privileged. So, do I claim victim or white privilege? Lol, this stuff is… Read more »

G Dante
Guest
G Dante

The reason is because she is with the people in the nwo, and because she is not indigenous fact. For the person that said lies about trump above, you are stupid/retard fact. That’s why you vote democrat, you are the people that the people in the nwo get there votes… Read more »

Marietta
Guest

Otisamsonite, you’re right, that’s wideload using an anonymous handle. His vocabulary gives him away.

Otisamsonite
Guest
Otisamsonite

Go find your mama’s anus Wide-Purple-slimy -stance.
Your daddy must be so jealous of the moans you get outta mom.

Anonymous
Guest
Anonymous

I heard Trump is Jewish by injection. Netanyahu has dumped loads into the disgusting orange clown. It’s about trying to discredit Elizabeth Warren. The pathological liar in Chief insults on a daily basis. She took the test and it showed she had a small percentage of Indian blood. Fu*k off… Read more »

Gordon
Guest
Gordon

actually it showed she had a small percentage (sort of like the amount of medicine in a homeopathic bottle) of Colombian and/or Peruvian blood, the “Professor” didn’t run a comparison with any Native American blood.

kevi
Guest
kevi

“I heard” Stop watching or listening to huffypost. You are an antisematic. Jew hater, along with being a bigot, bet you hate blacks.

Scott
Guest
Scott

Anonymous So by extension, and your logic…That must mean you swallowed the baby batter from Obama, and picked the scabs on Hillary to make it nice and juicy for you…HUH!

Anonymous
Guest
Anonymous

You ‘heard’ it when your handler told you to use it as a talking point. 1/64-1/1024 is nothing. Being charitable 1/64 is her grandparent’s grandparent’s grandparent. Warren is a person of color, unfortunately for her that color is RGB 0,0,0… Casper White, Snow White, Cracker white.

Anonymous
Guest
Anonymous

My saltines are more of color than her!

Anonymous
Guest
Anonymous

Fuck you too!!!!!!!!!

Anonymous
Guest
Anonymous

I’m sure there are many people who have 1/1000th native American DNA, or African American, or some other race if they go back far enough but they don’t use it for political gains.

zuazo5
Guest

only cowards are anonymous…much like running around in all black and wearing masks.

Anonymous
Guest
Anonymous

Bahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahaaaaaaaaaaahhhhhhhh!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Askmeificare
Guest
Askmeificare

You do know “Jewish” is not a Race but a religion right?

Anonymous
Guest
Anonymous

Turns out her ancestors actually slaughtered Native Americans. You may not be the dumbest person alive but you better hope he don’t die!!!

Anonymous
Guest
Anonymous

Real weak

Anonymous
Guest
Anonymous

Get your facts straight. The so called professor that ran the test DIDN’T use Native American samples for comparison

Anonymous
Guest
Anonymous

Kennedy’s, Clinton, Booker just tip of the iceberg when it comes to you Libtard rapists.

These Big Name Republicans Want Severe Consequences If Saudi Arabia Is Responsible for Journalist’s Death

Ted Cruz Beto O'Rourke

O’Rourke Attacks ‘Lyin’ Ted Cruz as US Senate Debate Gets Personal