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Category: Artby - Jay Taber

Dire Warnings

March 28, 2016

Oil exporters preparing to capitalize on lifted U.S. Crude Oil Export ban already pouring money into Tea Party-led PACs promoting anti-Indian racism, as well as laundering money through Washington Republican…

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Straight Talk Hate Talk

March 22, 2016

When it comes to professional conduct, attorneys, physicians and elected officials are subject to review by their peers through private associations and public commissions. They can face disbarment, censure, loss…

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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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The Holy Spirit

February 4, 2016

While (at age 63) I am now a deist, I was raised Lutheran, until (in my adolescence) I began my quest for freedom from institutionalized religion–seeking a more personally meaningful…

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Humanizing Native Peoples

February 2, 2016

Matika Wilbur, Swinomish/Tulalip photographer, gave a TEDx talk in Seattle: Surviving Disappearance, Re-Imagining and Humanizing Native Peoples

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Eagle and Condor

January 25, 2016

In October 2015, a delegation from Ecuador was welcomed at a longhouse on Oneida Nation territory. The gathering was the latest step in the development of an ongoing relationship between…

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Blood Money

January 15, 2016

The French Treasury is receiving 500 billion dollars per year from African countries based on colonial debt they are forced to pay. Without this support extorted from Africa, France would…

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January 13, 2016

Professor Taiaiake Alfred of the University of Victoria program of Indigenous Governance discusses Research as Indigenous Resurgence. In the era of co-optation through colonial assimilating processes like recognition and reconciliation,…

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Annihilating Tribal Society

January 1, 2016

Modern states, through international institutions (i.e. International Monetary Fund, World Bank, and NATO), routinely annihilate peaceful tribal societies. As the dominant modern state, the United States combines these institutionalized enforcement…

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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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