December 21, 2007

The New Government's Constitution

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This is the preamble of the new government's constitution. It starts, indeed, before colonial times. It starts at the very beginning, the creation...

Click on the title above to read the entire document. It's worth a read, really.


Anonymous said...

When they say that they didn´t know what racism was, I believe they are having a idealistic view of our history. One thing is to wish something was as we imagine/desire, and another is to accept and learn from History.

The Inca empire was clasist too. They believed that the Inca had come from Manco Kapac and Mama Ocllo, and therefore his blood was precious.

miguel (mabb) said...

If you go through the text closely, you'll find many contradictory and other 'naive' statements.

It seems to me, at times, there is no distinction between Western and Inca or Aymara traditions.