What could it mean to ‘decolonize’ when it comes to addressing global poverty?
What are the anti-colonial responses taking place to confront the ongoing impacts of British colonialism and imperialism?
This year-long series will explore some of these questions across New Internationalist’s website and magazine.
Join us in Glasgow on Friday 15 September to explore what it could mean to reckon with the impacts of colonialism and why this is essential to building a more just future.
Join us on Monday 25 September to discuss the growing demands for debt cancellation, and climate reparations alongside special guests.
Musawenkosi Cabe speaks to activists who were part of the Rhodes Must Fall push to decolonize universities and challenge white supremacy.
Museums and colonialism are inextricably linked. Julio Etchart explores how projects in colonizing countries are wrestling with how to address that past.
A new Kenyan media initiative is using live performance to break free of colonial industry norms, Patrick Gathara reports.
Amy Hall reports from Barbados on abolishing the British monarchy and the legacies of colonialism.
If you want to build a more just world, we need to confront the legacies of empire, argues Amy Hall.
Can you really put a price on nature? Anthony Lang’at reports on a controversial scheme seen as innovative and beneficial by some and carbon colonialism by others.
One year after a court ruling, the Ogiek are still waiting for reparations. Amy Hall reports on a case that could change the lives of Indigenous people across the region.
For centuries, museums have held human remains as artefacts. Hana Pera Aoake explored what can be learned from the programme driving the push to bring Māori and Moriori ancestors home?
Priti Salian on how activists are fighting the colonial mindset to push for trans rights in India.
Could a Kenyan court case point the way towards a more just tax system? Amy Hall investigates.
Debt crises are back with a vengeance as the dollar goes from strength to strength and interest rates rise. As the International Monetary Fund keeps pushing austerity, Zambian journalist Zanji Valerie Sinkala explores whether that’s really a solution to her country’s economic woes.
Riley Yesno explores some of the ways the Indigenous-led movement is redistributing land and wealth in North America.
It brings power and wealth to whoever holds it, but land should be treated as a public good, argues Amy Hall.
New Internationalist launches a one-year series exploring responses to poverty that address the reality of post-independence power dynamics within and between countries.