colonialism

Canada

Who Is a Settler, According to Indigenous and Black Scholars

Descendants of slaves in Canada don't fit into our common definition.
Ashleigh-Rae Thomas
2.15.19
Views My Own

Settler Governments Still Fail at Representing Indigenous People

We vote as means of “harm reduction”—but the outcomes are always stacked against us.
Samantha Marie Nock
10.23.18
Culture

This Generation of Inuit Artists Is Breaking New Gallery Ground

‘Tunirrusiangit’ marks the first time the AGO’s largest space will exhibit Inuit art—a moment two celebrated artists did not live to see.
Luke Ottenhof
6.14.18
colonialism

Britain Has Never Faced Up to the Shame of Empire

Nearly half of Brits think we should be proud of our colonial heritage.
Oscar Rickett
12.6.17
Drugs

Young Indigenous People Who Use Drugs Are Dying at ‘Appalling’ Rates

In BC, they’re 13 times more likely to die compared to other youth in Canada.
Allison Tierney
11.6.17
Presented by 19 Crimes

Australia Really Was Colonized by a Bunch of Criminals—Here Are Five of Them

Back in 1788, stealing a roll of lace would get you sent over to Australia.
Hayley Morgan
9.28.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Teaching Guide That Had Students Match Slurs to Ethnicities Pulled by Publisher

One mother called the workbook “bullshit violent colonialism in real time.”
Mack Lamoureux
9.19.17
TIME TRAVEL

Do We All See the Man Holding an iPhone in This 1937 Painting?

Wait for it.
Brian Anderson
8.25.17
Books

Australia’s Early Colonists Were Sex-Crazed Freaks

In his books "Girt" and "True Girt," author David Hunt explores Joseph Banks' passion for swinging, among other historical oddities.
Desiree Leong
6.23.17
Scene Reports

Dhaka's Extreme Metal Scene Worships the Old School

Bangladesh's most densely populated city also boasts its highest concentration of killer death, black, and thrash metal bands.
Joe Henley
5.15.17
white people

A White Curry Professor Taught Me That White People Ruin Everything

Any curry with mayonnaise and whipped cream is not OK.
Manisha Krishnan
4.27.17
Premiere

Rapper Joey Stylez And Factor Chandelier Pay Homage to Celebrated Cree Elder on "2 The Dopeman"

The new track features the late Frank Asapace, Stylez’ uncle, and tackles the issue of colonialism.
Devin Pacholik
4.10.17
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