Mexica Tiahui: Move Forward Brown Brothers & Sisters.
My name is Carlos. This is a blog dedicated to all the histories and knowledge that have been kept hidden for far too long.
Interests aside from history and what not are on this blog.
I lag on answering questions at times. My apologies.
Maize (from Taino, mahiz)
Tomato (from Nahuatl, tomatl)
Papaya (from Carib, pawpaw)
Potatoes (from Taino, batata; from Quechua, papa)
Squashes (from Narraganset, askutasquash)
Tobacco (from Taino, tobaco)
Vanilla (from Latin, vaina)
Chilli Peppers (from Nahuatl, chilli)
Pineapple/Ananas (from Guarani, nana nana)
Avocado (from Nahuatl, ahuacatl)
Peanuts/Cacahuate (from Nahuatl, tlalcacahuatl)
Pecans (from Ojibwe, pakan/bagaan)
Chocolate (from Nahuatl, xocolatl/chocolatl)
things white liberals love to say
- racially charged
- urban communities
- 77 cents per dollar
- it’s a shame that things like that still happen
- defying stereotypes
- overcoming circumstances
- the new jim crow
- it’s classism not racismI had a white suburban housewife tell me that “racism is over” and “don’t make it a race thing” when I was attempting to discuss environmental racism and the media’s piss poor treatment of communities of Color.