[B]oth the holiday’s development and epidemiological reasons for its present-day decline are rooted in a settler colonial project centered on the pursuit of wealth and ecological exploitation
National Day of Mourning
And keep it up through the hard times to come
It’s Thanksgiving this week. More correctly the National Day of Mourning. A holiday ...
A number of Native American nations were for all intents and purposes destroyed—at least as political entities. The rest were assimilated or marginalized.