“Every colonial nation carries carries the seeds of a fascist temptation in its bosom. What is fascism if not a regime of oppression for the benefit of a few?”
Well, I’m crossing the 40 year threshold… and what could be a better excuse to invite friends and family to gather for a night at the pub? Swing by anytime — 7pm onwards — to visit and chat and enjoy a pint (or a few). Hors d’oeuvres will be provided. There shall be zero speeches given.
A community conversation to address some critical questions and uncertainties for non-indigenous people seeking reconciliation in Canada.
“Today’s real world of technology is characterized by the dominance of prescriptive technologies.”
“As Abdul-Hamid Khwaja put it, reason is untrue to itself if it does not lead to the ecstatic union.”
“The process begins with the individual woman’s acceptance that American women, without exception, are socialized to be racist, classist and sexist, in varying degrees, and that labeling ourselves feminists does not change the fact that we must consciously work to rid ourselves of the legacy of negative socialization.”
“Quotations are useful in periods of ignorance or obscurantist beliefs.”
“There are, then, these three means of effecting persuasion. The man who is to be in command of them must, it is clear, be able to reason logically, to understand human character and goodness in their various forms, and to understand the emotions…”