This is definitely worth reading, but it seems to suggest that the only way for first nations to survive is to maintain a divide between aboriginal and settler culture.
Wouldn’t that be admitting the failure of co-existence?
“Neither software, neither set of apps, is “bad” – as long as each stays within its cultural programming. But, as we should know by now, when you apply our apps to Aboriginal communities you get a demonic parody of Western culture: suburban-like houses with no plumbing and no insulation and mould in the walls. Residential schools. Native men and women in jail far out of proportion to their numbers in Canada. Rates of infant mortality that are our national shame.”
Read the full article:
Two cultures, six ‘killer apps,’ one divide