INDIGENOUS, FIRST NATIONS, INDIAN, NATIVE AMERICAN, ABORIGINAL? WHAT IS THE CORRECT NAME TO CALL US?
What do you call indigenous people? Have you ever wondered how to talk about indigenous people? Whether to call us: indigenous, first nations people, aboriginal, Native American, or native Indians? We've been asked this question a lot, and the answer really depends on the native American people with whom you are TRYING to address. If you've wondered how to talk to indigenous people or how to talk to native people, then this is the perfect video for you. It can be an awkward encounter if you are not careful when learning how to address native people and how to refer to indigenous people. There are these 5 different names that native people go by, and we explain when its best to use them, and who prefers to be called these names... How to talk to aboriginal people or how to talk to first nations people is primarily what we cover in this video, so you will know exactly how to refer to your native friends. This applies to Indigenous Canada, or native Canadian and native people of the united states as well, and it also is different on each of the first nation reserves.