[LMB] LMB] OT: terminology, Practice for terraforming

alayne at twobikes.ottawa.on.ca alayne at twobikes.ottawa.on.ca
Mon Jun 21 19:59:28 BST 2021


On Mon, 21 Jun 2021, Sylvia McIvers wrote:
> First Nations.   Is that in use in the USA?

> Besides, I'm a native American, in the same way that a Frenchwoman born in
> France is a native Frenchwoman.

In Canada, the term is "Indigenous" or "First Nations".

Both are accurate and avoid unfortunate connotations.

Alayne

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Alayne McGregor
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What we need is a tough new kind of feminism with no illusions. ... We
need a kind of feminism that aims not just to assimilate into the
institutions that men have created over the centuries, but to infiltrate
and subvert them. -- Barbara Ehrenreich


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