¿Qué significa el concepto de epistemologías del sur? El sociólogo Boaventura de Sousa Santos propone esta perspectiva teórica para abordar el tema de la colonización y el proceso de modernización, aportando un nuevo enfoque al análisis y una alternativa para redefinir el conocimiento y los parámetros que definen su validez.read more
What does the concept of epistemologies of the south mean?
The sociologist Boaventura de Sousa Santos proposes this theretical perspective to address the subject of colonization and the process of modernization, providing a new approach to the analysis and an alternative to redefine the knowledge and the parameters that define its validity.
Indigenous nations must remain ever vigilant to protect themselves against greedy corporations seeking to confiscate their lands, resources and other wealth. Intercontinental Cry daily reports violence against indigenous peoples who…read more
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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…read more
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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…read more
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…read more
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.access here