Mexico Dog Sculptures Removed on Protest




 
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Mexico Dog Sculptures Removed on Protest
 
March 28th, 2008  
Team Infidel
 
 

Topic: Mexico Dog Sculptures Removed on Protest


Mexico Dog Sculptures Removed on Protest
Mexico Dog Sculptures Removed on Protest
MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) - Sculptures of Chihuahua dogs wearing traditional outfits were yanked from a stop along Mexico's Copper Canyon railway after protests from Tarahumara indigenous groups that found them offensive, a state official said Thursday. Officials removed the 5-foot-tall fiberglass...
April 23rd, 2009  
sky2979
 
 
no duh?? I was raised in Chihuahua, and the Tarahumara tribe deserves respect,..this tribe actually decended from the Tigua Tribe (Native Americans) in west texas and new mexico,..am glad the sculptures were removed
April 27th, 2009  
A Can of Man
 
 
People really need to think. "If that was my group portrayed that way, would I like it?" Also "what animal do they find offensive?"
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Mexico Dog Sculptures Removed on Protest
April 27th, 2009  
sky2979
 
 
Its not the animal they find offensive, its the the traditional Tarahumara clothes, the Chihuahua dog was dressed in...
April 27th, 2009  
A Can of Man
 
 
Well that's what I mean. The combination makes it offensive.
If you had an eagle dressed in it, I doubt anyone would find offense.
April 27th, 2009  
sky2979
 
 
The only diffrence is that the Chihuahua dog, does not represent the T. tribe...believe me i was raised in Chihuahua, and know the T. tribe very well
April 27th, 2009  
A Can of Man
 
 
ahhh. I get it.
Thanks for clearing it up.
April 27th, 2009  
sky2979
 
 
You got it
 


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