colonialism

Graduate students' decision to take down the photo of Queen Elizabeth drew outrage from some and cries of "cancel culture."
"The majority of the people who live in those lands are Black or Asian. So the queen is far from being a racist," said columnist Richard Mineards.
The move comes two months after Barbados announced plans to replace Queen Elizabeth as its head of state and move on from its colonial past.
King Philippe marked the 60th anniversary of Belgium ended its colonial rule in Congo, by expressing regret for “acts of violence and cruelty” his country inflicted on the citizens of the African country.
Made with lowbrow sweetened condensed milk and processed white bread, this sandwich is a metaphor for how the reaching arms of colonialism stretch out to touch everything.
The first lady was criticized for wearing a pith helmet on her Africa trip that evoked the continent's colonial past.
"I'll need a colonizer outfit," one Twitter user imagined the first lady saying as she visited Kenya.
Native Hawaiians have always had a sacred connection with their land, but Westernization of the islands has threatened that bond.
The statue puts the country’s ugly colonial history on display.
"Thomas Brady" has the "best cannon," boast the Patriots.
His verdict that African blood imparted impurity resulted in the prohibition of mixed-race marriages in all German colonies
Capitalism was the driving force behind the theft of American Indian lands in the Dakotas in Zitkala-Ša's time, and it is the driving force behind the violation of the sacred burial lands of the Sioux people today.
British Prime Minister Theresa May's visit to India highlights two of the most important forces shaking the world order. One
While China's public pronouncements may at times appear mercurial, they are part of a well-conceived strategy. On one hand
It was staffed when I was there by US Navy personnel because, during the Greek Cypriot terrorist campaign against the British
A key to changing America's future is changing the narrative we tell ourselves about our shared past.
I remember Ahidjo telling me "What do we do now?" They created a bilingual state and a bilingual parliament and pretended
Context, particularly as it relates to power relationships, is a key factor in distinguishing borrowing from exploitative cultural appropriation. When patterns of borrowing fail to acknowledge their sources and compensate them, they can be categorized as cultural appropriation.
For all the innocent people who have lost their lives as a result of what may well have been Mateen's internalized homophobia turned outward, countless others lose their lives every day as a result of internalized homophobia and transphobia turned inward.