indigenous struggles

Arctic Sami people assert territorial control

April 2020

After more than a decade slugging it out through the legal system, the Sami people have secured exclusive rights to determine who could hunt and fish in part of their ancestral territory.

Lebanon: An Arab Spring resurgence

April 2020

Lebanon’s five-month uprising against corrupt government, banks and, notably, religious sectarianism is a beacon of hope to other rebellions in the region.

Mexican women strike over femicides

April 2020

Following an International Women’s Day march, millions of women struck against the unchecked murders of sisters, mothers and daughters.