Friday, 19 July , 2019

Colonialism

Dutch Memorial Day: Maintaining colonial innocence by excluding people of color

On Dutch Memorial Day – May 4 – the Netherlands remembers its war dead from World War II and after. A close look at the...

When France Used the Public Debt to Colonise Morocco

by Adam Barbe 17 February 2017 It is now widely recognised that the French protectorate over Morocco was acquired thanks to that country’s public debt. Guy...

Haiti’s Revolution

Haiti, the first Black Republic that gained its independence 215 years ago.  

“Marx et le colonialisme”, par Rémy Herrera

26 septembre 2018 "Marx et le colonialisme", par Rémy Herrera from Les Films de l'An 2 on Vimeo.

UN court rejects UK’s claim of sovereignty over Chagos Islands

Judges advise Britain that separating archipelago from Mauritius in 1960s was wrong 25 Feb 2019 The UK has been ordered to hand back the Chagos Islands...

UK used secret threats to keep Chagos Islands, court hears

Mauritius defence minister claims UK forced it to cede territory before independence 3 Sep. 2018 The UK has retained possession of a remote archipelago in the...

The truth about Diego Garcia

And 50 years of fiction about an American military base by David Vine, 15 June 2015 First, they tried to shoot the dogs. Next, they tried...

Mauritius ruling a ‘tool’ for Cyprus on UK bases

February 25, 2019 THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Latest on the status of the Chagos Islands (all times local): 9:10 p.m. Cyprus’ attorney general says a...

We are Jews and anti-zionists, Nous sommes juifs et antisionistes

19 février 2019 par Coordination nationale de l’UJFP Nous sommes juifs, héritiers d’une longue période où la grande majorité des Juifs ont estimé que leur...

Antisionisme, antisémitisme et idéologie coloniale

Dans le débat qui agite la France autour de l’antisémitisme, deux dimensions sont souvent absentes : le fait que, durant la première moitié du XXe siècle,...