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Report: ESPN's Lisa Salters will not say 'Redskins' this season

Add ESPN’s Lisa Salters to the growing number of media members who will not be using the term “Redskins” this NFL season.

According to Sports Illustrated… 117 more words

News

Chumash Swordfish Pictograph

A Chumash Indian rock art painting depicting a swordfish.

The rock holding the swordfish.

A pictograph found in a cave adjacent the boulder holding the swordfish. 140 more words

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Washington Redskins Racism Cuts Far Deeper than Wanted For the Team Fans

It’s all so simple really, what’s at the bottom of the fight over changing the name of the Washington Redskin’s football team.  The real deal point that hits home the hardest about the debate is the word racist.  907 more words

Teaching Students the Mistakes of the Past Before History Repeats Again

“Starting with the youngest members of our society, Alberta commits to residential school survivors…”

While I was browsing through the large stock piles of articles on the internet, I came across an article concerning aboriginal/first nation education in Alberta; they’re making it mandatory to teach students about residential schools. 669 more words

Assessment of Awareness of Connectedness as a Culturally-Based Protective Factor for Alaska Native Youth

Assessment of Awareness of Connectedness as a Culturally-Based Protective Factor for Alaska Native Youth

Research with Native Americans has identified connectedness as a culturally based protective factor against substance abuse and suicide. 121 more words

Mental Health

I POST A LOT ABOUT GENOCIDE AND COLONIZATION IN OTHER AREAS, BUT NEED TO FOCUS MORE ON CANADA’S SORDID HISTORY. HERE’S A START

Eva Bartlett

Imperial Abduction: The Globalization of Residential Schooling:

-Maximilian Forte

“In Canada, there have been official government apologies for the abuses committed during the residential schooling era (which lasted until 1996), plus monetary compensation, and a truth and reconciliation commission that was constituted and recently finished its work. 720 more words

Human Rights