Reading War Nerd | Clarissa’s Blog

Reading War Nerd | Clarissa’s Blog

Can we get rid of the Western metaphysical fixation that all evil started with Western 19th Century colonialism? This obession really narrows the historical sense to the point that real history disappears from people’s thoughts altogether. Instead we have a silly morality play with the same childish narrative told over and over. Paradoxically, even the 19th Century European colonisers taught a more nuanced version of history than this.

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