Air Date: 11–23-2019
Today we take a look at just a few forms the decolonization movement is taking from finance to cartography to the internet and beyond.
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Laura speaks to Edgar Villanueva, about being one of the very few indigenous people working in grant-making, and ask what he thinks Native American traditions have to teach philanthropy. His latest book is "Decolonizing Wealth"
Edgar Villanueva, author of “Decolonizing Wealth,” questions the wisdom of accepting funds from philanthropic endeavors built by corporate giants whose business is in direct conflict with Native sovereignty and sustainability.
The internet is very white male-biased, it's important to find and prop up all other voices.
Indigenous Map making is a greatly different experience from what western colonialism forces people to use. Maps can tell a story, and engage with people.
Nikki Sanchez shares her vision of a world where we listen and care and stop dehumanizing people.
Ch. 6: Hoping to save a life - James from Sacramento, CA
Ch. 7: Wealth tax for the children - Chris from San Diego
Ch. 8: Final comments on the tragedy of wealth and the difference between aggregation and curation
Limerick of the day from @Limericking
MUSIC (Blue Dot Sessions):
- Opening Theme: Loving Acoustic Instrumental by John Douglas Orr
- Lakal - Speakeasy
- Inessential - Bayou Birds
- Weathervane - CloudCover
- Contrarian - Sketchbook
- Voicemail Music: Low Key Lost Feeling Electro by Alex Stinnent
- Closing Music: Upbeat Laid Back Indie Rock by Alex Stinnent
Produced by Jay! Tomlinson
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