"How do people learn racism? They learn through their education and through the media," Taliman said Tuesday at Montana State University Billings. "You never see a positive Indian story in the news."
Of course Taliman is exaggerating about never seeing a positive Indian story in the news. In the universe of media, I wouldn't even say the negative stories predominate. But if you look only at the major media, then perhaps they do.
For more on these subjects, see The Harm of Native Stereotyping: Facts and Evidence and Native Journalism: To Tell the Truth.