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Category: Artby - Jay Taber

Green Fascism

Green Fascism

August 13, 2019

In his latest article on green fascism, NEA/PEN playwright John Steppling examines the New Volkisch Mythos of *Greta* that “is the validation of what amounts to royalist wisdom and the dangers of…

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Science of Coercion

Science of Coercion

June 24, 2019

By their choice of headline–framing the issue of First Nation sellouts as a “public relations problem for opponents” of Trans Mountain–the editors of the Vancouver Sun have taken sides with…

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Corporate Crimes, First Nations & Environmental Organizations

Corporate Crimes, First Nations & Environmental Organizations

August 10, 2018

Offsetting Resistance How is it that only now, a decade later–when the Tar Sands rapists, e.g. Sunoco, et al, are looming over the Salish Sea–their crimes against humanity are coming…

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Politics of Fear

Politics of Fear

July 17, 2018

Nuuca, the new short film by Algonquin filmmaker Michelle Latimer, focuses on the sexual violence against Indigenous women and girls by oil workers in the Bakken Fields. This unholy violence by…

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Rebuilding Democratic Society

Rebuilding Democratic Society

May 16, 2018

The power of moral sanction is central to rebuilding democratic society. An examination, therefore, of the strengths and weaknesses of this tool of social change is warranted.    Moral sanction alone…

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Outlawing Tribal Sovereignty

Outlawing Tribal Sovereignty

April 26, 2018

Termination as U.S. Policy In May 2016, the paradox of dual citizenship for American Indian tribal members–caught in a legal system that is used as a weapon against them–was the topic…

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Erin

Erin

March 27, 2018

My tribe is nEoghan Ua Niall (Irish language), or Owen O’Neal (English language). Eoghan means noble. Niall means champion. Literally translated, we are the Noble Champion tribe. The apostrophe, frequently…

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Anti-Indian Movement Part 6: Players Program

Anti-Indian Movement Part 6: Players Program

January 26, 2018

Hate Radio As Dena Jensen reports, William Honea, Skagit County senior deputy prosecuting attorney –in justifying the CERA anti-Indian workshop in Mount Vernon, Washington on May 20–falsely attributed an incendiary quote…

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Anti-Indian Movement Part 5: Puritanical Conservatism

Anti-Indian Movement Part 5: Puritanical Conservatism

January 19, 2018

Fears of Pagan Socialism In Bron Taylor’s 20 April 2011 Religion Dispatches essay “Debate Over Mother Earth’s Rights Stirs Fears of Pagan Socialism”, he notes that, “Religious and political conservatives…

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Anti-Indian Movement Part 4: Christian Identity Doctrine

Anti-Indian Movement Part 4: Christian Identity Doctrine

January 16, 2018

Introduction As we recognize the Anti-Indian Movement on the Tribal Frontier 25-year anniversary, I recommend reading A Mandate from God: Christian White Supremacy in the US, which examines the driving force of…

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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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