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Escaping Education

Published: September 9, 2010, Author: JayTaber

In Solidarities of Resistance, The Dominion looks at the capitalist concept of education and its impact on indigenous youth in Canada. Gustavo Esteva, author of Escaping Education, notes that the separation of learning from community is intertwined with the formation of nation-states. As Squamish language instructor Dustin Rivers observes, it is time for a new way of learning that respects traditional culture.

Chief George Manuel Memorial Indigenous Library

The library is dedicated to the memory of Secwepemc Chief George Manuel (1921-1989), to the nations of the Fourth World and to the elders and generations to come.

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