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What Are the Epistemologies of the South?

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Fog of War

March 17, 2016

Revolving door between NGOs, government and media, underwritten by transnational corporations, supports terrorism under the banner of human rights.

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Crude Awakening

March 14, 2016

Organized racism likely to increase in the Pacific Northwest with crude oil export.

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Emmett Oliver Walks On

March 10, 2016

Emmett Oliver, founder of Paddle to Seattle and citizen of the Quinault Nation, embodied leadership. As an educator and advocate for Indigenous Peoples, Oliver’s efforts were instrumental in spawning the…

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Anti-Indian Reader

March 9, 2016

Read more about the Anti-Indian Movement in the United States here.

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US vs Bolivia

March 2, 2016

Under Bolivia’s first indigenous president, the indigenous majority, plurinational state of Bolivia has made dramatic improvements in health, education and economic opportunity for its citizens. For a previously feudal society,…

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Outdated and Unconscionable

March 1, 2016

National Congress of American Indians President Brian Cladoosby calls industrial vision at Cherry Point* outdated and unconscionable. Threats to Lummi Nation’s cultural heritage, as well as to endangered species like…

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Citizen Journalism

February 24, 2016

Sandy Robson, Public Good Correspondent award-winner for 2014 and 2015, has received the Paul deArmond Citizen Journalism award for 2015. Sandy is the only investigative journalist to uncover financial connections…

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Test Post

February 20, 2016

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Threatening Free Speech

February 17, 2016

Boycotting Israeli fascism is illegal in the UK and France. Canada and the US threaten criminal prosecution against supporters of the Boycott Divestment Sanction (BDS) movement opposing the Israeli occupation…

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Christian Identity

February 11, 2016

Christian Patriots, from the Ruby Ridge shoot-out to the Oklahoma City bombing to the Oregon standoff, have something in common–a belief in Christian Identity doctrine, that asserts the existence 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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