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theguardian.com
Don't tell me to 'get over' a colonial past that is still being implemented today | Luke Pearson for IndigenousX
Broadcaster Kyle Sandilands says ‘get over it, it’s 200 years ago’, but it’s everything that has happened since that is the real problem
By Luke Pearson

The past is always relevant and so much of what is happening today directly stems from this continent’s extremely violent, colonial post (not that colonialism isn’t still a problem today though).

anonymous asked:

What's your some of your favorite quote?

  • “An open heart is an open mind.” - Dalai Lama
  • “Don’t mock people for the things that make them happy.” - ?
  • “And Please remember that you were beautiful before he told you.” - ?
  • “Girls are not machines that you put kindness coins into until sex falls out.” - Sylvia Plath
  • “My heart is an unmade bed; it might look messy, but I swear it’s a safe place to rest.” - Moriah Pearson
  • “Don’t waste sunsets with people who will be gone by sunrise.” - ?