How can we reconcile competing claims that colonialism of any kind is detrimental with the view that Afghanistan has been failed by the West?
This federal election, think about which parties are proposing to give power to Indigenous Peoples and their governments.
Although media outlets are including Indigenous voices in their reporting, some continue to exclude Indigenous authors, perspectives, and cultural contexts.
Colonial powers framed secessionism as a threat to state-building and not as an expression of self-determination
While investments are important, what’s more important is the process and mechanisms through which Indigenous people access funding.
When setting a new year’s goals, look closely at the reasoning behind it. Is it something you want to do, or think you should? The answer can help predict the outcome.
Each side in the bloody Nagorno-Karabakh conflict accuses the other of war crimes. Such allegations attract foreign attention and possibly intervention, but rarely lead to a peaceful solution.
Armenia and Azerbaijan are fighting over the contested territory of Nagorno-Karabakh. But what do the people who live there want?
Like other Aboriginal leaders of the 1960s, Perkins viewed basic rights – housing, education and employment – as the building blocks of self-reliant communities.
Aboriginal communities have a long history of fighting off disease outbreaks – and self-determination is vital to their success.
What steps can Mauritius take now to get the UK to respect the UN resolution on the Chagos Islands?
At first glance, it would seem like nothing has changed since 1991. Yet, things have been slowly and discreetly evolving in recent years at Morocco’s behest.
WHO’s classification of ‘gaming addiction’ ignores the hugely positive aspects of play.
Why the international law of self-determination does not support Catalonia’s claim of an international right to independence from Spain.
Schooling has historically been used to control Indigenous peoples, rather than to liberate or educate them.
Just because the constitution says secession is illegal, it doesn’t mean it is under international law.
Protests are raising tensions in Africa’s most populous country, with agitators and federal troops clashing on the streets. But is Nigeria on the brink of another civil war?
It seems almost inevitable Iraqi Kurdistan will separate from the rest of Iraq – but going it alone will be hugely difficult.
As New Zealanders head to the polls this week, there are lessons for Canada in the country’s electoral system — in particular how it gives Indigenous people a greater role in governing.
Despite significant shortcomings in the negotiation, content and honouring of treaties, they continue to define the nature of the relationship between most Native Americans and the United States.