How to #StayOutraged Without Losing Your Mind
Mirah Curzer

I sent some links about Standing Rock to my mum. She’s 93, lives independently and finds it hard to accept that she’s not a front-line activist any more… this is what she sent back: 
 “It occurred to me that we, in the U.K, ought to be more concerned about the Dakota campaign. After all many of our ancestors could, and probably were, responsible for the death of those In that burial ground. There were many of those immigrants on there way west looking for land and taking it . Don’t forget your great grandfather went to Canada to work on the Canadian Pacific Railway as a young man and was almost as badly treated as the Chinese, he may have wanted to take it out on yet another race.”
 Yep, your mum always knows best!

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