As statues topple, business schools must begin seriously decolonizing.
Contemplating the future of the business school means we must decide what kind of society we want our students to create and what reforms are needed to enable them to do so.
A similar 2018 referendum failed, but was much closer than anticipated. Some believe independence might pass this time around, particularly with the issue not high on France's list of priorities.
There is a growing movement in Sabah and Sarawak for increased sovereignty or outright secession. Many feel the promises of federation haven't been delivered.
Craig Kielburger and Marc Kielburger speak during “We Day” in Toronto on Oct. 2, 2014.
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The "voluntourism" business promoted by WE Charity conflicts with efforts to decolonize global health and international development.
Pub chain Greene King has apologised for its historic links to the slave trade.
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Decolonising is an attempt to reverse the legacy of inequality and racism left by colonialism.
Student protests dubbed #FeesMustFall in 2016 in Pretoria.
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An African literature lecturer shares how embodied teaching can help students feel that their lives and stories matter.
Reforming the business school is the next step in the radical revolution needed in higher education.
Outgoing International Criminal Court prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda.
The court has focused on African cases to the exclusion of developed countries, as well as developing regions such as Latin America.
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As the Black Lives Matter movement has , statues of figures linked to slavery have been removed. Such actions are just symbolic, however. What is at stake is the systemic transformation of the present.
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Idir’s songs gave Kabyles a sense that their culture counted: that their customs and traditions could form a part of a modern Algerian nation.
City traffic on Kenyatta Avenue in Nairobi, Kenya.
In independent Kenya, road renaming happened to erase the names of the colonisers and to celebrate the new heroes: Kenya's political leaders and freedom fighters.
Decolonisation is restorative justice through cultural, psychological and economic freedom.
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With humility that belied his global stature, his laugh came easily, and his generous storytelling taught lessons that his students grew into for many years after he shared them.
Africa has a rich history and insights that can balance Eurocentric schools of thought in higher education.
How African knowledge systems can be incorporated into higher education.
President John F Kennedy Meets with the President of the Republic of Ghana Osagyefo Dr Kwame Nkrumah
Compared to other politicians who tend to be indirect and evasive, Nkrumah was direct, explicit and assertive.
The links with Britain’s imperial past can make receiving an honour deeply problematic.
The British Honours system and its link to empire is outdated and inappropriate, it must change.
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New technology means museums can return items to their countries of origin while still representing those cultures in fair, interesting ways.
The book depicts how Onkgopotse Tiro’s time at Turfloop amounted to a revolutionising political script for generations to come.
Robert Mugabe, former President of Zimbabwe, addressing media in Harare, in July 2018.
Robert Mugabe's years of playing one group off against the other to favour himself finally wore too thin in 2017.
The demand for free higher education is one of the key factors that have led to competing waves of thinking and organisation in the sector.
South Africa's universities are detached from society because of a waning public and civic sector that once fueled the anti-apartheid struggle. Here's what can be done.