‘French police abusing refugee children’ — Dear Kitty. Some blog

This video says about itself: People Without Papers: How France Handles Its Refugees 1 December 2017 People Without Papers: Despite dwindling publicity, France remains a major destination for thousands of refugees in Europe’s ongoing migrant crisis. This report investigates their plight, as they face police evictions and general hostility. “I came here to France but […]…

Is The Revolution Your Religion?

Originally posted on GODS & RADICALS:
“The mass of ordinary Germans did know about the evolving terror of Hitler’s Holocaust, according to a new research study. They knew concentration camps were full of Jewish people who were stigmatised as sub-human and race-defilers. They knew that these, like other groups and minorities, were being killed out…

Should we hate our imperial history?

Originally posted on The Idea Journal:
From the book Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari — All human cultures are at least in part the legacy of empires and imperial civilisations, and no academic or political surgery can cut out the imperial legacies without killing the patient. Think, for example, about…