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
The Role of Work – What Is It? The role of work is at the heart of many societal norms, take the so-called “protestant work ethic”. The current strikes in France, inspired by the fuel tanker driver strike, will have many of a “work ethic” mindset secretly envious but openly tut-tutting. https://www.thelocal.fr/20160526/french-fuel-crisis-4600-petrol-stations-run-dry China, despite its… Continue reading Robots and Fuel Strikes – What Are People Supposed to Do?