This 12 months marks the four-hundredth anniversary of the arrival of the Mayflower, a possibility for reflection that has been swallowed up by the pandemic and division. However for the Native Individuals who found the pilgrims standing on their shores, the ache stays the identical. In different information: the Pope is an NBA stan, and be grateful you’re not Ron Howard this 12 months.
However first, right here’s your vacation of colonial oppression week in evaluation, in Haiku.
“Take pleasure in your day of
She laughed as she walked
away. It was the
day earlier than Thanksgiving, and
I used to be on the Rez.
She took the assembly
sporting an Aerosmith tee,
and sun shades she
by no means eliminated. She
helped ladies to avoid wasting themselves by
educating them to rock:
“’Open your mouth! MAKE
SOME NOISE!’” I inform them. ‘Take up
area! Shout your energy!’”
Take each likelihood you possibly can to take excellent care of your energy. We’re so very grateful for all of you.