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Decolonization
Luiza Oliveira
Curious by nature, I love to learn ;)

Colonialism, an important cause of the environmental crises.



This article is from last year, written by a Séverine Kodjo-Grandvaux, bringing important aspects to the discussion about colonialism and environmental crises.

https://worldcrunch.com/culture-society/colonialism-the-hidden-cause-of-our-environmental-crisis

 

 

Luiza Oliveira
Curious by nature, I love to learn ;)

Colonial Trauma: have you heard of it?

The first time I heard the term colonial trauma, I heard from the interdisciplinary artist and writer, Grada Kilomba, author of the book: Plantations Memories: Episodes of everyday racism.

This term has been sitting with me for a while now, and the more a read, think and talk about it, the more a manage to elaborate on certain wounds, and I manage to care for myself a little bit better.

Together with permaculture and ecofeminism, understanding these various social dynamics help me to become a better permaculture designer in so many ways.

Here, I share with you my... (More)