The crisis of murdered and missing Indigenous women — High Country News

The response to a disproportionate problem is falling short.

Source: The crisis of murdered and missing Indigenous women — High Country News

Instead of addressing this from the perspective of “crime” I feel like the only way to adequately respond to this situation is for the United States of America to accept responsibility for the ongoing genocide of Native American civilization.  By doing so the inherent value of Native Americans will be established, being equal to other human beings, and these problems will naturally receive the attention and resources they deserve.

Have we forgotten the true meaning of Labor Day?

The holiday began as a strike against excessive workweeks but now bears little resemblance to its worker-centric origins, even as the founders’ gains are slowly lost.

Source: Have we forgotten the true meaning of Labor Day?

  • Utah Phillips – Wikiquote

    Type Web Page
    URL https://en.wikiquote.org/wiki/Utah_Phillips
    Accessed 9/3/2018, 1:46:58 PM
    Language en
    Date Added 9/3/2018, 1:46:58 PM
    Modified 9/3/2018, 1:46:58 PM

    Notes:

    • As I have said so often before, the long memory is the most radical idea in America….”

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