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Churchill

Sir Winston Churchill is an interesting fellow.  He wrote some books, that come to mind.

Colonialism

Decommunization in Ukraine

David Marples In late November 2016, Radio Svoboda held a programme on Ukraine’s ‘post-colonial status’ that featured comments from supporters and practitioners of Decommunisation. Its most notable feature was the sentiment that in spite of the progress made in 2016, many Ukrainians remain ignorant of their own history and trapped in a colonial mindset imposed […]

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Ukraine

The disgusting greed, blatant injustice, and abhorrent show of cruelty directed towards the Water Protectors at Standing Rock is disheartening. My heart is broken. Again. By this world and the people in it. 12 more words

Depression

SPAM (poem)

SPAM
it’s the spiced
post-colonial Americana
military diet

that settlers create
for the Micronesian dream

no, it’s microscopic
off the border of u.s.
wake up the islands… 60 more words

Twenties

Department of Homeland Security Issues Expanded Deportation Rules*

Department of Homeland Security Issues Expanded Deportation Rules*

People attend an afternoon rally in Battery Park to protest U.S. President Donald Trump’s new immigration policies on January 29, 2017, in New York City. 578 more words

Humanities

Nova Scotia Pardons Mi'kmaq Chief 60 Years Later

Gabriel Sylliboy died feeling like he failed his Mi’kmaq people. The grand chief launched a fight for aboriginal rights after being charged with illegal hunting in the 1920s, but the courts of the era dismissed the notion that a 1752 treaty gave Sylliboy any rights. 105 more words

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