Cognitive Dissonance

"Democracy! Bah! When I hear that I reach for my feather boa!" - Allen Ginsberg

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Posting might be light over the next couple of days, I’m heading out of town to visit my folks. 
Hopefully if you get together with your family for Thanksgiving, it’s marvelously uncomplicated.
However, let’s remember the history of Thanksgiving is not uncomplicated - in fact, it’s fairly complex and brutal. This documentary, The Canary Effect, is a sobering look at the marginalization of American Indians in the United States.

The filmmakers, Robin Davey and Yellow Thunder Woman, are also members of The Bastard Fairies. Check them out - they put their own spin on the pepper-spray cop meme:

Posting might be light over the next couple of days, I’m heading out of town to visit my folks. 

Hopefully if you get together with your family for Thanksgiving, it’s marvelously uncomplicated.

However, let’s remember the history of Thanksgiving is not uncomplicated - in fact, it’s fairly complex and brutal. This documentary, The Canary Effect, is a sobering look at the marginalization of American Indians in the United States.

The filmmakers, Robin Davey and Yellow Thunder Woman, are also members of The Bastard Fairies. Check them out - they put their own spin on the pepper-spray cop meme:

(Source: someecards.com)

Filed under Thanksgiving genocide American Indians America United States politics history The Bastard Fairies Yellow Thunder Woman Robin Davey

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