Why do people call indian a race?

Every nook and corner of the country, hell, sometimes even within the same state we all have distinct physical charactersitics, that makes us an ethnicity, yet westerners call us a race, why?


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What Girls Said 3

  • Because some people don't know the difference between nationality and race.

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  • What would you consider your race then?

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  • So what do you call yourself then?

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    • i don't know, at best i could call myself a punjabi but then so many sub divisions out there too lol

    • ok being called a mongrel is offending loll

    • I can get where your coming from. Myself I am mixed Scottish Irish English & Norwegian. I say I'm a Hienz 57 breed.

What Guys Said 8

  • I would have said nationality rather than race - All big countries with big populations will have same issues

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  • Long ago, there was a subcontinent of super interesting people. Then everything changed when the Fire Nation attacked.

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  • middle-eastern then?

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    • actually even out there, even they cannot be a race

  • Ummm... It just happens dude, why would you care though?

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    • nothing lol, its not out of frustration or anything just curious, like what should i assume you are all irish coz you are white?

    • Oh well I see.

  • Because lack of knowledge.

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    • mho most probably lol

  • Do you mean indian as in Native American, or are you actually from India?

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    • i am from east india

    • Well, probably because it's not common knowledge. I sure as heck didn't know it until now.

  • Just give them the royal ignore

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  • they are natives

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