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Fourth World Radyo: Deconstructing Popular Activism and Absolutism Within the New Left : 04.03.2014

Summary: Strong Language and Subject Matter Advisory — TheAngryindian presents his analysis of the #CancelColbert Internet scandal and the unintended consequences of Left-Wing political fallout as the original anti-Redskins mascot debate became instead centredaround US activist Suey Park and the newfangled zealotry of Obama-era progressive activism. 29 more words

Socio-Politics

poesía peruana 1921 – 1931 vanguardia + indigenismo + tradición

La década de los años veinte, en el siglo pasado, fue sin lugar a dudas un periodo en el que la poesía peruana se vio impregnada del estilo vanguardista y los poetas  produjeron obras que han quedado como parte de la historia de la literatura peruana. 1,238 more words

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Little-known Black History Figures: Tunis Campbell - The Hilltop - The Student Voice of Howard University

Tunis Campbell, “An American who wanted to create a true color-blind
democracy,” was a prominent African American who brought change to the
black community, according to Freedom’s Shore by Russell Duncan. 271 more words

Americas

NCAI: Snyder’s Foundation a Publicity Stunt Unless He Changes Team Name - ICTMN.com

The NCAI’s comments about the new foundation:

…This Foundation will only contribute to the problems in Indian Country if it does not also address the very real issue of how Native people are consistently stereotyped, caricaturized, and denigrated by mascot imagery and the use of the R-word slur. 53 more words

Americas

Twitter Users Declare The Washington Redskins' Latest PR Stunt A Disaster

Statements about honoring Native Americans “through our words and on the field” rung hollow against his defense of the team’s nickname. And the use of the phrase “Original Americans” struck many as confusing. 24 more words

Socio-Politics

Lofty Heights: Diego Rivera’s Pan America

 

My experience when viewing the mural Pan American Unity painted by Diego Rivera is one of longing and nostalgia. The mural is brimming with proud anticipation: high flying women, a narrative connecting the cultural divide of the Americas, a marriage of organic and synthetic modes of production, people in the midst of literally building their future, brawn, brains and cooperation are all given a monumental and optimistic treatment. 830 more words

Assembly of First Nations of Quebec and Labrador | Quebec sovereignty: First Nations will decide their future

Based on Aboriginal and Treaty Rights, our their status as Nations and applicable international laws, political parties should be aware that it is useless to talk about a referendum, sovereignty and independence while uncertainty about the place of Aboriginal peoples and their rights remain. 137 more words

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