Colonialism 2.0

It looks like March 2012 is the month of the Great White Hope. It seems as though all month, I’ve been having conversations about the difficulties I’m having with approaches of some organizations and people to development in “third-world” countries and neighborhoods. To me, these approaches feel like the beginning of Things Fall Apart. It’s like: “Hey guys! Remember that time we colonized brown people? That was awesome! Let’s do that again! Except this time lets use N.G.Os!”

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From My Cold Dead Uterus: A Girl & Her IUD, A Love Story

That, dear reader will be the title of my inevitable Lifetime movie. Please for the love of all that is holy, don’t watch it in a snuggie or forever lazy.

Anyway, let’s talk about IUD’s. Yay!!

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