Almost all sources provide that sickness made conquest and foreign domination easier, not just for the Spanish but for all European states. Chavez blamed Columbus for spearheading "the biggest invasion and genocide ever seen in the history of humanity.
In doing so they refuse to accept that the colonization of America was genocidal by plan, not simply the tragic fate of populations lacking immunity to disease.
There is something dramatically and basically wrong with that. Perhaps these points would have been more closely examined in American Holocaust if the film had been completed. The Canary Effect Perhaps its just not good business to invest in something that tells so much truth?
American Holocaust of Native American Indians May 7, American Holocaust The powerful and hard-hitting documentary, American Holocaust, is quite possibly the only film that reveals the link between the Nazi holocaust, which claimed at least 6 million Jews, and the American Holocaust which claimed, according to conservative estimates, 19 million Indigenous People.
For smallpox was more feared by the Indian than the bullet: American Holocaust may never become the minute documentary Romero hoped to create, to help expose the most substantial act of genocide that the world has ever seen one that continues even as you read these words.
America had its own assimilation program, but Canada was far more technical about it. In any event, Romero produced a shortened, minute version of the film inwith the hope of encouraging new founders so she could complete American Holocaust.
While it is uncertain how successful such attempts were against the target population,  historians have noted that, "history records numerous instances of the French, the Spanish, the British, and later on the American, using smallpox as an ignoble means to an end.
Ethnocide The Indian First Nation residential schools were primarily active following the passage of the Indian Act inuntiland were designed to remove children from the influence of their families and culture, and assimilate them into the dominant Canadian culture.
Eight years on, Romero is still looking for funds. Stafford Poolea research historian, wrote: We might ask, Did the Spanish lance lead to the death of 2 percent of the Indians, the arquebus 5 percent, the dog 12?
Canada, on the other hand, was more bureaucratic about it. It is a good propaganda term in an age where slogans and shouting have replaced reflection and learning, but to use it in this context is to cheapen both the word itself and the appalling experiences of the Jews and Armeniansto mention but two of the major victims of this century.
In the case of the Jewish Holocaust, no one denies that more Jews died of starvation, overwork, and disease under Nazi incarceration than died in gas ovens, yet the acts of creating and maintaining the conditions that led to those deaths clearly constitute genocide.
Its not explicitly mentioned in the film, but its well known that members of the National Party government in South Africa studied the American approach before they introduced the system of racial apartheid, which lasted from to It is seldom noted anywhere in fact, be it in textbooks or on the internet, that Hitler studied Americas Indian policy, and used it as a model for what he termed the final solution.
Other fascist regimes, for instance, in South and Central America, studied the same policy. Conquest of the Desert The Conquest of the Desert was a military campaign mainly directed by General Julio Argentino Roca in the s, which established Argentine dominance over Patagoniathen inhabited by indigenous peopleskilling more than 1, Scroll down for video Noted even less frequently, Canadas Aboriginal policy was also closely examined for its psychological properties.
The films director, Joanelle Romero, says shes been turned down from all sources of funding since she began putting it together in In the same report, the Census Bureau dismissed assertions that millions of Native Americans once inhabited what is now the United States, insisting instead that North America in was an almost empty continent, and "guesstimating" that aboriginal populations "could not have exceeded much over ,", whereas modern.
The genocides of Native Americans happened under Feudal (In the case of Spain) and Republican/Democratic governments (In the case of the United States), while the Holocaust was committed by a Totalitarian/Fascist government.
American Holocaust The powerful and hard-hitting documentary, American Holocaust, is quite possibly the only film that reveals the link between the Nazi holocaust, which claimed at least 6 million Jews, and the American Holocaust which claimed, according to conservative estimates, 19 million Indigenous People.
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This text shows a real similarity between Africa and Native Americans. Both had complex civilizations that were taken over and colonized by Europeans.
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