History – classic to modern

classic-to-modern - see also pre historyneolithic to ancientancient to classictrade historyslave tradehidden-history ft.com 7-5-2022 Simon Schama: when history is weaponised for war ft.com 17-3-2022 Book review: Legacy of Violence — the bloody ends of empire - by Caroline Elkins theguardian.com 3-2022 Legacy of Violence: A History of the British Empire by Caroline Elkins review – … Continue reading History – classic to modern

slave trade, enslavement, slavery, colonisation

https://www.dw.com/en/slavery-routes-part-2/a-52206017 https://www.historyworkshop.org.uk/colonisation-enslavement-and-the-limits-of-feminist-history/ theguardian.com/ 2-2022 Moses Roper: the fugitive from slavery cast aside by British abolitionists - Historians argue Roper’s story could have helped end US slavery earlier but supporters turned on him aaihs.org/ 9-2021 Theorists, Strategists, and Histories of Slavery By Diana Paton https://cdn.aaihs.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/Morgan_Reckoning-With-Slavery.jpeg "In the 1640s in the Dutch colony of New Amsterdam, Maria … Continue reading slave trade, enslavement, slavery, colonisation

The Limits To Greta

Greta has docked in Lisbon and is on her way to Madrid. Presumably by train. Most will cheer her on.   Many will not.  Some rather see her drowned like an inconvenient truth. Or hung like a false prophet. Some are annoyed. Some have reservations. And some are changing their minds. I was about Greta Thunberg's … Continue reading The Limits To Greta

Toward the Next Paradigm …

This Sunday November 17th 3pm :  GaiaMoney  is hosting a meeting of the "Toward the Next Paradigm..." project group in East Oxford. All welcome. Free drinks and nibbles. Please RSVP There are two topics on the agenda: (1)  Does Paul Krugman's  recently re-publicised   self critique  on globalization miss the point? (2)  How many, if any, theses should launch … Continue reading Toward the Next Paradigm …