The centuries-long desecration of sacred Kizh/Tongva land by mentally ill colonists:
Founded as a whites-only or a "sundown" town, Culver City is Yet Another Corrupt Node (Y.A.C.N) of colonization to be dismantled.
Sound familiar? In the closing credits of big-budget movies and TV, Culver City is home base of colonizer-focused production studios[a], AKA pretty much every public airwave in the US of A. (Unfortunately, PBS takes a great deal of money to promote the #fascistbook these days!) Such colonizer-focused production studios continually refuse to acknowledge the real native story, preferring to distract with short-sighted issues and other things they want to control.
Like the cutely-named trio of ships from overseas arrived around the same time and with the same delusions, so too did Culver City´s "founding father". Harry Culver was mentally ill when he arrived, perpetuating a delusion that Columbus had discovered America... and that as a Privileged White Man, it was all his for the taking. Never mind those burned villages![*]
Culver and his buddy James Henry Carleton, a fascist genocidal tyrant worked together to push the REALTOR agendas, as they murdered a definitive number of native language speakers of the American Southwest.
Ecological impacts of the colonization not even 100 years later are determinable enough to say it is bad: take a few minutes to look up ¨Salton Sea¨, or any CA-marine coastal disaster or anything poisoning the heart of the Rio Grande.
#Kizh / Tongva land today in LA does not resemble anything it once did, but a few native people who survived Carleton and Culver´s murderous legacy did survive: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tTlvsGlgQ9Q
[*] NOTE that all refs & records stored at Minnesota-based and Ivy-league institutions are HEAVILY BIASED TOWARD EUROCENTRIC thought and rarely, (no actually never) accurately account the native stories.
@indie No offense but subscribing to colonial myths about Europeans discovering America isn't a mental illness. Lots of us are mentally ill without doing a genocide about it
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