9.11 – Columbus’ History of Genocide

History Not Taught is History Forgot: Columbus’ Legacy of Genocide Excerpted from the book Indians are Us (Common Courage Press, 1994) by Ward Churchill This is an almost verbatim copy of an article in the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. I found the original very hard to read but was so impressed by it that I… Continue reading 9.11 – Columbus’ History of Genocide

Whales and Space Demonstrate Contrasts In Humanity

Introduction Two items on today’s news demonstrated the vast contrasts in our humanity. Stardust probe finds ‘subdued’ comet crater & Japan halts whale hunt after chase by protesters. Our Absolute Ingenuity and Progress The absolute ingenuity of us humans and how far we have come since our cave-dwelling days is supremely demonstrated by the return… Continue reading Whales and Space Demonstrate Contrasts In Humanity