What is decolonisation?

What is decolonisation?

By Ocean Ripeka Mercier (Ngāti Porou) Many writers only loosely define what they mean by it, and others use it as a general black box for addressing the negative impacts of colonisation upon Indigenous peoples.   Like colonisation, decolonisation is a huge and...
What’s at stake in West Papua?

What’s at stake in West Papua?

By Mark Busse & Sophie Faber Dr. Mark Busse and Sophie Faber examine West Papua’s history to see what’s at stake politically and economically in the current unrest. West Papua has been in the media more than usual over the last six months, with stories...
Is settler colonialism still a thing?

Is settler colonialism still a thing?

By Avril Bell In an extract from her new book A Land of Milk & Honey: Making Sense of Aotearoa New Zealand, Avril Bell discusses whether settler colonialism is still a thing in the twenty-first century. The movie Avatar tells the story of a corporation from Earth...