Category Archives: Culture

Should White Men Be Allowed To Vote? 

Yes, I did just ask that question. Though its not a question I take seriously for reasons that should be obvious, a recent article has forced the question onto my radar due to being given credibility by a fairly mainstream … Continue reading

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The Confederate Flag

The confederate flag has been in the news quite a bit lately, propelled by the recent shooting of 8 black worshipers at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, North Carolina.  A horrendous act of aggression brought on by an extremely racist … Continue reading

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A Win For Gay Rights

My last few posts have  been centered around topics of hate and negativity. So its nice to wake up to a positive note coming out of the US. Today (coincidently, my 27th birthday), the Supreme Court of the United States … Continue reading

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What On Earth Is The European Brotherhood?

Someone stuck a couple of the stickers shown above on a light pole in the middle of the parking lot where I work some time ago. Though it took awhile for me to get around to looking into it, here … Continue reading

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Winnipeg Mayor Brian Bowman Names Aboriginal Advisory Circle

Linked here is an article about the topic published by Global Winnipeg. As noted in the title, the mayor has created an aboriginal advisory council with the  purpose of better advising officials on matters of concern to aboriginal peoples in … Continue reading

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Who Owns Culture?

Culture is something that has always fascinated me. And culture is also something that has always (to a degree) annoyed me. Culture is something that touches pretty much everyone (short of those that live completely isolated somewhere, far from other … Continue reading

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Canadian Residential Schools Amounted To “Cultual Genocide” – Report

The Truth And Reconciliation Commission’s  investigation/inquest has been concluded, and the results are not pretty. Native children were not separated from their parents and sent to residential schools for the purpose of education. They were sent there for the purpose of … Continue reading

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