Sunday, December 23, 2012

And these white people lecture Indians about oppression. They genocided native Americans and enslaved Africans

Mardi Gras Indians

An exuberant New Orleans ritual commemorates the friendship of escaped slaves and Native Americans

THE beadwork on Donald Harrison’s final Mardi Gras suit depicts a naked Native American woman, her body dark red, holding a baby in each hand. He wore the suit to perform at J...

http://www.economist.com/news/christmas/21568588-exuberant-new-orleans-ritual-commemorates-friendship-escaped-slaves-and-native

Sent via Flipboard

0 comments: