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Burning the Imperialist Nostalgia: The Native Urban Renaissance in North America

by Bryce Henson

Indigenous cultures are symbolically constructed in a pre-Columbus past as a mechanism to produce an essentialist notion of Indigenous peoples, who majestically vanish upon contact into the contemporary moment. 1,565 more words

Sima Lee reblogged this on QPOC Shakur.

Love, and Bill C-51

Friends,
Recently, I received an email from the Secretary of the House of Commons Committee on National Security and Public Safety. It included an invitation to provide testimony outlining my concerns regarding Bill C-51. 1,338 more words

Indigenous

Robert Beamish

“Take as many pictures as you’d like, I like this kind of stuff! How this angle?”Robert was definitely my most willing model. He loved getting his photo taken and even agreed to some close up shots to really capture his eyes. 70 more words

Indigenous points + SOSBlakAustralia

Let’s start with something uplifting: a compilation of rallies across the world calling for No Forced Closure of Remote Communities. Yay to everyone who was able to show their support, in whatever way they could! 243 more words

Racism

Elder Bernice Ball

Hello! My name is Bernice Ball and I was born and raised in Merritt, BC. I am from Lower Nicola Indian Band and have been an Elder with NVIT for about 15 years! 712 more words

Aboriginal