This means that even if I married a white guy, my children will have Indian status and be considered “50% First Nations,” also known as R(2) despite that fact that their actual blood quantum will be 25%. Her mother was reinstated Indian status after the amended the existing law with Bill C-31, which affected Indian women who married non-Indians, who were then reinstated and granted Indian status after their disenfranchisement."You don’t need an Indian status card issued from the government to work or study in the United States," says Lisa Charleyboy, "but that privilege won’t be there for my children, if I decided to marry a non-status man." (Thosh Collins)A common misconception of having a status card is that you are able to go work in the United States freely under the Jay Treaty, when in fact blood quantum is the verification factor when heading south of the border.A First Nations person can present approved identification alongside a letter from their band office proving that they are above the 50% quantum level to be eligible to have a Creation of Record so that they may eventually get a Green Card.Currently there are members from all across North America including Canada, Mexico and USA.If you are a qualified person with aboriginal ancestry and are seeking a new relationship that may lead to children if you want to have a positive effect on future generations you need to take a look at joining First Nations as a member.For Lisa Charleyboy, issues of dating and marriage are complex.She wants to marry a status Indian man, preferably one who is connected to his culture, and someone who has over 25 per cent blood quantum.
Although it's currently impossible on the free to join native only dating site to qualify members it clearly states that it is a personals site for native related people only.Such dating sites defeat the purpose of reuniting native people with native mates.They exist only to make money off of selling out First Nations people to whoever has a fetish for entering into a relationship with a native person.First Nations is the only aboriginal dating site which isn't trying to get rich by selling out native people to non-native people who are attracted to aboriginal dating.Let Native American Dating Connect You with Single Men and Women Who are Ready to Fall in Love with Someone Like You!