context before clarity

Oct 13 2014
"America is the most grandiose experiment the world has seen, but, I am afraid, it is not going to be a success"
Sigmund Freud
Oct 10 2014
"Missionaries are going to reform the world whether it wants to or not"
Oscar Wilde
Oct 10 2014
"Missionaries are perfect nuisances and leave every place worse than they found it"
Charles Dickens
Oct 10 2014
"When the missionaries came to Africa they had the Bible and we had the land. They said, ‘Let us pray.’ We closed our eyes. When we opened them we had the Bible and they had the land"
Bishop Desmond Tutu
Oct 10 2014
"Democracy means to us Indian people, ‘I am going to steal your land’"
Unknown
Oct 10 2014
"Illegal aliens have always been a problem in the United States. Ask any Indian"
Robert Orben
Oct 10 2014
"If the white man wants to live in peace with the Indian he can live in peace. There need be no trouble. Treat all men alike. Give them all the same law. Give them all an even chance to live and grow. All men were made by the same Great Spirit Chief. They are all brothers. The earth is the mother of all people, and all people should have equal rights upon it"
Chief Joseph
Oct 10 2014
"They made us many promises, more than I can remember, but they kept only one; they promised to take our land, and they did"
Red Cloud
Oct 5 2014

socialjusticekoolaid:

Today In Solidarity (10.4.14): Protesters in Washington, DC shutdown Georgetown for several hours, marching for justice for Mike Brown and an end to police brutality. So proud of the people still keep this going, around the country and world. #staywoke #farfromover (PT II)

The movement is growing. Are you a part of it?

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