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Constructing the Sacred

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In You Have to Choose, Amazigh writer Nuunja Kahina describes reclaiming spirituality rooted in North African indigenous values as a project of constructing the sacred. Colonized by Arabic language and Islam, Imazighen are recreating the cultural landscape that transcends the borders of modern states, and shapes their decolonial praxis... more →

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Between Commitment and Venality

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As Wrong Kind of Green reports, World Wildlife Fund is the #1 green lobby in the world. It is also the most corrupt. As exposed in the documentary film Silence of the Pandas, the World Wildlife Fund walks what WKOG calls, “a constant tightrope between commitment and venality,” displacing both wildlife and indigenous peoples in [&hellip... more →

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Illuminating Indigenous Liberation

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Intercontinental Cry... more →

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West Papua Liberation

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West Papua delegates will participate for the first time in a summit of the Melanesian Spearhead Group, an intergovernmental organization of sovereign states including Fiji, Vanuatu, Solomon Islands and Papua-New Guinea. The West Papua National Coalition for Liberation has requested full membership in MSG. Based on their illegal annexation by Indonesia, the National Committee for [&hellip... more →

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Still No Consent

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The Arctic Council held its eighth meeting in Kiruna, Sweden this past week.  While news headlines covering results of the meeting have focused on the observer status position that China, India, Italy, Japan, Singapore and South Korea were granted – as well as the adoption of the Council’s Agreement on Cooperation on Marine Oil Pollution [&hellip... more →

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