Category Indigenous

Apology’s Worth It: How Canada Profits from Apology

We live in an “Age of Apology“. In a way that was unimaginable during the Cold War, “sorry” is now a primary element of intra-state politics. Some label the post-Cold War shift out of realpolitik as an indication of “the new international morality,” but apology is also a means for Nation States to recuperate and monetize “sorry”. The […]

Colonial Kettle Logic: Settler Colonialism as Wish Fulfillment

Nice Claim Bro None of us are leaving, so let’s stop the guilt and blame and find a way to live together and share. –Lynn Beyak As Daniel Justice has pointed out, settlers have opinions and most of them are ill-informed, hateful, and, grounded in an unwavering certainty–despite incoherent logic and internal contradictions. How are […]