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Junípero Serra to Francis Xavier : The ‘Saintly’ Vatican Criminals

Junípero Serra to Francis Xavier : The ‘Saintly’ Vatican Criminals

It is deeply regrettable that generations of American schoolchildren have been brainwashed into thinking that Father Junípero Serra was California’s benevolent founding father, a humble Franciscan monk who left a life of luxury on the island of Mallorca to travel to the farthest reaches of the New World and protect the natives from the worst [...]

September 24, 2015 Ranbir Singh Archives, Indigenous/Pagan Voice, World Focus 0

Native Americans say Junípero Serra enslaved them; Pope Francis says he saved them

Native Americans say Junípero Serra enslaved them; Pope Francis says he saved them

‘It is imperative [Pope Francis] is enlightened to understand that Father Serra was responsible for the deception, exploitation, oppression, enslavement and genocide of thousands of Indigenous Californians, ultimately resulting in the largest ethnic cleansing in North America,’ a MoveOn.org petition read.” – Jack Jenkins Pope Francis has been widely lauded as a champion of the oppressed, [...]

June 23, 2015 HHR Analysis/Insights, Indigenous/Pagan Voice 0

California declares October as month for Hindu awareness

California declares October as month for Hindu awareness

It was a historic moment for California’s Hindu American community, when the senate floor at the Capitol unanimously passed the resolution on Monday designating October 2013 as Hindu American awareness and appreciation month. The bill was authored by state Senate Majority Leader Ellen M Corbett, who said, “As the senator representing the 10th state senate [...]

June 26, 2013 HHR News updates, Spirituality/Culture 1