About the Author

Steven Newcomb

Steven Newcomb


Articles by Steven Newcomb

News

A Misguided Plan to ‘Privatize’ Native Nation Lands?

“Trump advisors aim to privatize oil-rich Indian reservations” is the headline of a recent Reuters news story by reporter Valerie Volcovici. Her story frames the lands and resources of Native nations as belonging to the United States without explaining the basis for that assumption. Ms. Volcovici writes, for “Native...

News

Decolonization Begins in the Mind

The best way to understand the idea of decolonization starts with understanding colonization, which is a process of war that one nation wages against another. Colonization is the means by which an invading nation or empire forcibly enters the territory of another nation or people in order to that...