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Is Donald Trump British? part 2


I pointed out a few days ago that we need to take seriously the idea that Trump’s British mother* indoctrinated him with radical colonialist ideologies. Now Trump has… 55 more words

Politics

Cry for the People of St. Croix

St. Croix. The best place in the world to live!

Remains of conquerors, their religions, and big business are on the right and left as you crisscross the 28 mile island. 698 more words

Christiansted

Hidden figures, the more things change the more they stay the same

The movie Hidden figures tells the story of three unsung black females, who helped the United States to win the space race.  The thee main characters and the movie, Hidden Figures are all touted as a crusade for both feminism and civil rights in a segregated Virginia (amurdikkka). 3,013 more words

Politics, Imperialism, Colonialism

Political Institutions Shaping Economic Outcomes: Land Tenures in Colonial Sind 1843-1920

by Tehreem Husain

Interactions of political and economic institutions and their ramifications on development outcomes have been recognised by academics and policymakers alike. This blog analyzes the principal-agent relation between the British coloniser and local landlords and peasants in British Sind during 1843-1920. 1,157 more words

Business History

Magic Outside Empire: Healing the Legacy of Shattered Cultures

THERE ARE A LOT of reasons not to write an article about cultural appropriation, colonization within paganism, and the relationship between non-indigenous pagans and indigenous peoples. 3,705 more words

Colonialism

When Black Men and Women refuse to live under oppression

“I broke the code of silence with overloads of talent. My only challenge, not to explode in violence” – Rakim, Been a long time

Black men and women who refuse to live under oppression are dangerous to white society because they become symbols of hope to their brothers and sisters, inspiring them to follow their example. 2,403 more words

Racism