Thanksgiving a Celebration of White Barbarity

By Glen Ford, www.blackagendareport.com -

By Glen Ford for The Black Commentator - Nobody but Americans celebrates Thanksgiving. It is reserved by history and the intent of “the founders” as the supremely white American holiday, the most [...]

The Thanksgiving Myth Hides The Original Sin

By Cliff DuRand, www.globaljusticecenter.org -

By Cliff DuRand for the Center for Global Justice. As the founding myth of our nation, Thanksgiving conceals from view the ambiguous legacy of the country. Barack Obama has called slavery our [...]

Biocapitalism, Corporate Colonialism And Education Policy

By Staff, educationalchemy.com -

By Staff of Education Alchemy - In the last few years a lot of debate has been had over promise and perils of ESSA. Many education advocates argued we must embrace ESSA because it promised to [...]

Who Will Save The World From Digital Colonialism?

By Staff, mediadiversified.org -

By Staff of Media Diversified - UN Sustainable Development Goal 9: strive to provide universal and affordable access to the Internet in least developed countries by 2020. Internet for everyone, [...]

Recolonization Of Africa By Endless War

By Dan Glazebrook, www.rt.com -

By Dan Glazebrook for RT. Exactly six years ago, on October 20th, 2011, Muammar Gaddafi was murdered, joining a long list of African revolutionaries martyred by the West for daring to dream of [...]

Uprooting Colonialism: The Limitations Of Indigenous Peoples’ Day

By Staff, www.indigenousaction.org -

By Staff of Indigenous Media Action - As momentum has accelerated for occupying forces to issue declarations of “Indigenous Peoples’ Day (IPD),” we can’t help but feel disconnected from the [...]

Columbus Day Was A Gift From Sleepy Hollow Author Washington Irving

By William Francis Keegan, www.theconversation.com -

By William Francis Keegan for Red Green and Blue - In 1496, Columbus was the governor of a colony based at Santo Domingo, in what is now the modern Dominican Republic – a job he hated. He could [...]

The Legacy Of Christopher Columbus

By Lili Bernard, www.youtube.com -

On the weekend when the United States celebrates the exploits of Christopher Columbus there is increasing debate as to whether this is a person who should be celebrated. Seattle and Minneapolis [...]

Christopher Columbus: No Monuments For Murderers

By Bill Bigelow, zinnedproject.org -

By Bill Bigelow for Zinn Educate Project. There is nothing murky about Columbus’ legacy of slavery and terrorism in the Americas. The record is clear and overwhelming. The fact that The New York [...]

Indonesian Government Denies Human Rights Violations In Papua

By Free West Papua Campaign, www.scoop.co.nz -

By Free West Papua Campaign USA. The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) is very disappointed at the Indonesian government’s irresponsible denial of human rights violations in Papua and West [...]

While Outrage Mounts Over Puerto Rico…

By Whitney Webb, www.mintpressnes.com -

By Whitney Webb for Mintpress News. San Juan, Puerto Rico – Since Hurricane Maria devastated the island of Puerto Rico, the U.S. territory – which rarely garners much attention from the national [...]

Why Some Western Intellectuals Are Trying To Debrutalise Colonialism

By Vijay Prashad, www.scroll.in -

By Vijay Prashad for Scroll.In - Césaire was adamant: colonialism had produced nothing that would earn it respect in the scales of history. This was in 1950, when a few nations has just emerged [...]

Vieques to Protest Explosions, Contamination by US Navy

By Staff, www.telesurtv.net -

By Staff for Telesur. Myrna Pagan, spokesperson of “Vidas Viequenses Valen” or “Vieques Lives Matter,” reported a round of detonations from the former U.S. Navy military site and announced in a [...]

Blackwater Founder Calls For ‘American Viceroy’ To Rule Afghanistan

By Jake Johnson, www.commondreams.org -

By Jake Johnson for Common Dreams - Prince insists that these are "cheaper private solutions," but such privatization would also be a boon for military contractors. As one critic noted, it is [...]

DAPL: Twenty-first Century Replay Of Manifest Destiny

By Billy J. Stratton, wwww.historynewsnetwork.org -

By Billy J. Stratton for History News Network. Resistance to colonial oppression has long been a way of life for Lakota and Dakota peoples living at Standing Rock. Their interactions have been [...]