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Completed petition Teach Welsh children about Wales’ colonisation of Patagonia
Wales’ colonisation of Patagonia must be introduced into the curriculum. It is taught to be a beautiful unity of two countries worlds apart when in reality it erases civil rights history. It was always taught as a means to keep the Welsh language alive by introducing it to a South American country, when in reality Welsh people were introduced to Patagonia to “civilise” communities which derives from racist ideologies which don’t get taught in school.
Welsh in Patagonia, Lucy Taylor
The Welsh in Patagonia, Jeremy Wood
The Welsh Way of Colonisation in Patagonia: The International Politics of Moral Superiority, Lucy Taylor
Patagonia, an Example of Welsh ‘Colonialism’, Darren Devine
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