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Miss Indian World isn’t your regular beauty pageant



Tom Fennario
APTN National News
Beauty pageants are sometimes derided as a frivolous tradition from another era.

But the annual Miss Indian World focuses on more than just beauty.

Among the criteria is traditional dancing and tribal knowledge.

And this year’s winner is from Kahnawake Mohawk Territory.

tfennario@aptn.ca

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3 Responses to “Miss Indian World isn’t your regular beauty pageant”

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    Laurie May 5, 2017 at 1:38 am #

    She is not only beautiful, she is poised, knowledgeable and confident. Raven is an inspiration to all young woman and little girls.
    Beauty and Brains!!!!lilililililililililil..

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    Bernie May 6, 2017 at 10:12 pm #

    Way to go, many more opportunities coming your way. Enjoy the honor.

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    Andre Leonard May 7, 2017 at 4:14 pm #

    Native women are sacred..