every peoples has origin stories to the beginnings of their people, it’s culture and were one draws a circle around and says, those are my peoples and that is where I come from, which is a quaint concept of little relevance in the global common era.
a peoples arose in Africa and some remained and others left, Neanderthals to the Europe and Denosvians to the Russian and Chinese plains, then settling – farmers displacing nomads, and concentrating populations and allowing for specialties and social structure: and explorers and travellers and contact, and abandoned places and changing climate – one can only squat in a valley for so long before depletion of resources or disaster occurs.
The best and the brightest and babies, but also the not so, fair and middling
The Mayans with their Squared Circles, Star Gazing developed writing and astronomy.
how do we just those, who are as “we” used to be, we are all us, eh
Movies and representation: Hats vs Feathers, the Civilized vs the Barbarian – reading and writing a literacy skill, fundamental to observing and decoding, contexting with time period, and viewpoint shifting through the progress of the documenting processes.
Godzilla: Monsters of Retribution or Correction
legends the source of myths an steeped in signs and omens, Sun and Moon and the stars above
events, archaeology, historical documentation, which people made for themselves and wsa of them by other peoples, anthropology, history and statistics, the advance and continuance of technologies: to record, to study, to progress.
we have to stop acting like peoples didn’t figure out how to do stuff and that we have to keep re-discovering, and that is science and progress, while better understanding cultures from their artifacts and descendants, cultures are relative and peoples are related.
Star Trek Voyager’s Harry Kimm – Helmsman .. Star Trek Sulu helmsman to admiral
Stereotypes: in British Columbia, there is an L and N decals for learning and new drivers, a young asian man was driving in Vancouver with this “C – chinese driver” joke decal. Confronting stereotypes can ben empowering and is the logic behind the queer community pink and black triangles, which is a bizarre inversion, as we don’t see other hate crime symbols being turned into pride things in bling and adornments.
the only actually white people are albinos and they occur in all populations, often hunted for parts for magical rites been witch burnings.