Imperialism & (Post-) Colonialism
This board explores imperialism and colonialism, which taken together refer to a type of domination that involves the direct application of military, political…
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How to Read Donald Duck: Imperialist Ideology in the Disney Comic, 1971
Written and published during the blossoming of Salvador Allende's revolutionary socialism, the book examines how Disney comics not only reflect capitalist ideology, but are active agents working in this ideology's favor. Authors: Ariel Dorfman and Armand Mattelart
"Please Don't Climb"
"Please Don't Climb - We, the Anangu traditional owners, have this to say: Uluru is sacred in our culture. It is a place of great knowledge. Under our traditional law climbing is not permitted." The Anangu primarily dwell in the Central Western desert in Australia. Photo credit: @BadSalishGirl
"Moving Out - When the European settlers arrived, they needed land to live on. The First Nations people agreed to move to different areas to make room for the new settlements." Another passage says: “The First Nations peoples moved to areas called reserves, where they could live undisturbed by the hustle and bustle of the settlers.” Source: Complete Canadian Curriculum 3
(3 of 3) Burnum Burnum, an Aboriginal man, planted the Aboriginal flag in England to claim the country as the English did to the Aboriginal people, January 1988.
But the natives were the savages... right?
British Colonizers collection of the New Zealand native's heads in 1895 #History ~ @RealOlaudah But the natives wer the savages... right. ~ @AsToldByIjeoma
White Lie: Christopher Columbus Discovered North America
The Truth: Between his four different trips that started with on in 1492, Columbus landed on various Caribbean islands that make up the present-day Bahamas and the island of Hispaniola (Haiti and the Dominican Republic). Although he explored the Central and South American coasts, Columbus never reached North America, which as we know was already inhabited by Native Americans. Columbus committed horrific atrocities and decimated the population of the communities inhabiting the islands ...