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Standing Rock, Oil Politics, and the Spanish Civil War

Standing Rock, Oil Politics, and the Spanish Civil War

By Melanie St.James; Edited by Melody Joy Coming to grips with my white privilege, ignorance and by default colonial world view, as well as my respect and honor for the Indigenous Water Protectors of Standing Rock, I’m totally motivated now.  I’m determined to increase my empathy, understanding and intend to do more, a lot more,  than walk a mile in Lakota moccasins. Step one, watching ‘Oliver Stone’s Untold History of the United States’ documentary film. …

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Post Growth Futures Are Here – Donnie Maclurcan reports from Sydney

Post Growth Futures Are Here – Donnie Maclurcan reports from Sydney

Reporting for Post Growth Institute Donnie Maclurcan runs Project Australia a not-for-profit incubator, whilst writing books about nanotechnology and global equity/sustainability (PhD focus). “A friend once visited a remote village in Africa. In this village people wore indistinguishable clothing and lived in similar looking homes. Two people, however, had distinct markings on their foreheads and huts. They were treated with an unusual amount of respect, although they didn’t appear to be making decisions for the group. In fact, no governance or power …

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