Unsettling Truths: A Conversation with Independent Presidential Candidate Mark Charles

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Wed, 10/30/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
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The Dineh (Navajo) writer talks with Paul Roland about the Doctrine of Discovery and an indigenous perspective on American history



Dine'/Dutch-American speaker, writer and presidential candidate Mark Charles was recently in Portland for Indigenous Peoples' Day and a campaign event. He sat down with host Paul Roland to talk about his campaign, his new book, Unsettling Truths: The Ongoing, Dehumanizing Legacy of the Doctrine of Discovery, and the need for a Truth and Conciliation process to address the legacy of colonialism, patriarchy and racism.

Here are some articles relating to the ongoing impact of the "Doctrine of Discovery":





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