When We Finish with the Statues and Street Names, Let’s Get On with the Hard Part

While some historians prevaricate and wring their hands about the necessity, or lack thereof, of tearing down statues that no longer match contemporary values, I find myself mostly indifferent. I’ve never been much for symbolic victories in the face of real, material, oppression and violence. I realize that as a settler, my viewpoint is inherently limited. … Continue reading When We Finish with the Statues and Street Names, Let’s Get On with the Hard Part