Category Archives: First Nations / Native Americans

Christianity: the Religion that Made a Mockery of Jesus

Here is an email I sent to a few friends.    Response to the following website, re: Christians on a Reservation: http://notesfromthemadabstractdark.wordpress.com/2013/02/21/the-failure-of-christian-groups-and-non-profits-on-pine-ridge-reservation/.  Hmmm, I have an agnostic friend who actively helps down-and-out people in my town, and he calls the … Continue reading

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When Constant Immigration to Canada Is A Bad Thing

First Nations people are Canada’s Third World.  And it’s been getting worse, while the rest of us party on, wreaking havoc on the environment through our eternal, never-satisfied “Growth”. We European-Canadians who’ve been here awhile are the key to this … Continue reading

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Missions Fest Vancouver Protest – All My Protest Signs

Here are all the protest signs for my Jan 25-26 2013 Protest Against Missions Fest Vancouver.    The Evangelical System is not going to be properly challenged unless you and I speak out against it.  Many of the social injustices … Continue reading

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Missions Fest Vancouver Protest – Part 1: Why Protest?

INTRO This past weekend I protested at Missions Fest, an Evangelical Christian missions conference in Vancouver, unceded Coast Salish Territories. It was a big change for me.  Since the mid-80s, I had attended nearly every year that I lived in … Continue reading

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“Canada Has Failed its Native Population” Mulroney Says

I was a bit surprised when I read this, seeing how Mulrooney, the PM who sold Canada out during the NAFTA agreement with the US, was not too kind to the Mohawks during the Oka crisis back in 1990.  But, … Continue reading

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Lot of Stuff on my Mind Lately . . .

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Don´t Lose Hope on the Verge of Collapse

After a few weeks pounding drums, singing songs, waving signs and listening to or making speeches, Idle No More continues to affect North Turtle Island and other places throughout Mother Earth. This is the time for indigenous peoples from around the earth … Continue reading

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