From Dancing With Decolonization comes this insightful post. It applies to Disability as much as to Tribal life. Colonizing influences are ubiquitous and difficult to root out; Sometimes it is a challenge simply to identify them.
The following is an excerpt of a recent paper I wrote for an Aboriginal Social Work Theory that focused on my personal decolonization. I wanted to share it because, my introduction to “decolonization” left me with a lot of grey areas, the untangible, and sometimes down right confused me on what this process may look like. Every journey is different and unique but here is a short snippet of my journey.