Leonard Peltier is a political prisoner who has spent over 40 years in prison in the US. He was active in the American Indian Movement and the broader New Left. He was targeted by the FBI’s COINTELPRO and was falsely convicted for the murder of two FBI agents. You can join the international movement to … Continue reading Leonard Peltier’s 2019 Thanksgiving Message: Walking on Stolen Land
July 14, 1956 The United States is flaunting the anti-communist banner everywhere in order to perpetrate aggression against other countries The United States owes debts everywhere. It owes debts not only to the countries of Latin America, Asia and Africa, but also to the countries of Europe and Oceania. The whole world, Britain included dislikes … Continue reading Mao: U.S. Imperialism is a Paper Tiger
"We don’t intend to discourage those who have dedicated careers and lives to teaching themselves and others to be critically conscious of racism, sexism, homophobia, classism, xenophobia, and settler colonialism. We are asking them/you to consider how the pursuit of critical consciousness, the pursuit of social justice through a critical enlightenment, can also be settler … Continue reading Eve Tuck on Academia, Settler Harm Reduction, and Decolonization
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C4C36_CgsQ4 Sacred Land Film Project: Why has the U.S. government failed to offer an apology to Native Americans? Canada and Australia are way ahead—but what good is an apology if actions do not follow?
When I turned 18, I decided to be a missionary. Well, I guess it wasn’t so simple. I grew up in a missional church, and one of my favorite aunts was a missionary. And when I looked into her eyes, and when I saw her come home from long trips out of the country in … Continue reading On Repentance for Christian Missions
https://soundcloud.com/ptrpodcast/06-tonisha-begay-on-indigenous-resurgence-anti-columbus-day An awesome episode from the podcast Post Structuralist Tent Revival with Tonisha Begay, talking about Leanne Simpson's "Indigenous Resurgence." Here are the links to the Facebook pages Tonisha mentions toward the end of the episode: Movimiento Cosecha GR: m.facebook.com/profile.php?id=37…ef=content_filter Rapid Response to ICE: m.facebook.com/RapidResponseGR/?…t_filter&mt_nav=0
We need to de-colonize Christianity! Mark your calendars for the next Alternative Seminary event: In the Name of Christ: Dismantling the Doctrine of Discovery Saturday, September 29 9:30 – 11:30 am Project HOME / 1515 Fairmount Avenue, Philadelphia The “Doctrine of Discovery” is a philosophical and legal framework dating to the 15th century that gave … Continue reading 9/29 Alternative Seminary class in Philly: “In the Name of Christ: Dismantling the Doctrine of Discovery”