The empire's formal structures may have been gutted, but its influence lives on.
South African Visual Artist Senzeni Marasela's work creates a tension between the narrations of public wounding and her private one.
The great British curry crisis.
From Chinese laborers to 'bad hombres,' the US settler mentality has perpetuated an immigration system that pushes out unwanted groups and bypasses the Constitution.
The BBC's Taboo is a timely reminder of the violent origins of globalisation, but its villains allow the viewer to disassociate imperial misdeeds from mainstream British history.
The presidential candidate stoked anger on the right by calling French colonialism a 'crime against humanity'.
The East India Company offered men untold travel and riches – if they survived.
Zuckerberg is just the latest in a long line of West Coast capitalists to purchase a slice of Hawaii.
The problem for Jacob Zuma’s political theology is that far too many members of South Africa's ruling ANC have been experiencing a dramatic loss of faith in a party they see as no longer righteous.
There are a few questions that can be posed and unpacked if universities are to move towards genuine decolonisation.
Zimbabwe like many other post colonial governments across the globe continues to struggle to attain equitable land reform.
The UK political elite is overestimating the power of the Commonwealth’s brand in Africa as it seeks new partners in the wake of Brexit.
The English navigator had a habit of fair-mindedness. But did it affect the way he related to local Aboriginal people as he circumnavigated Australia?
Hidden underneath painting codes are the violence and bloodshed of colonial exploitation. ‘Lull’ is a daunting reminder of this.
A scholar of American Indian studies shares the lesser-known, true story of two men who stood up and spoke out against the murder of American Indians, and how they are celebrated as heroes today.
The disdain for human life that underpinned the British Empire has been brought home.
More than two decades after apartheid ended, South African universities still tend to offer a view of the country and continent that is rooted in colonial and apartheid thinking.
Outsiders might not understand how someone who led his country’s downfall from breadbasket to basket case has remained in the presidency for so many years
The road to independence was not a simple tale of civil disobedience.
Two major trials in the killings of black victims in South Carolina start this week. Learn about the state's past and present struggle with racial violence in this roundup.