Oct 12, 2018

Brazil’s Presidential Candidates: The Indigenous Peoples’ Perspective

On Sunday 7 October 2018, amidst considerate political and economic tensions, Brazilian electors went to the urns all over the world to state their choice for the country’s next President and other regional representatives. The result of the first round of votes however, has prompted more tensions and uncertainties about the future of the country, having elected to the second round of votes Jair...

Oct 12, 2018

Brazil’s Presidential Candidates: The Indigenous...

On Sunday 7 October 2018, amidst considerate political and economic tensions, Brazilian electors went to the urns all over the world to state their choice for the country’s next President and other...

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Oct 12, 2018

Ahwazi Arabs: Development Projects, Minorities,...

After the 1979 revolution, the Al Ahwaz region has seen an increasingly presence of the Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), accompanied by a major shift in the economy, in which the IRGC has enlarged and...

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Oct 11, 2018

East Turkestan: China Legally Acknowledges Existence...

Legislation has been passed in China’s so-called Xinjiang region (East Turkestan) which refers to “vocational training centres” for the region’s Muslim Uyghur population. These...

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Oct 11, 2018

Taiwan: Celebration of 107th Anniversary amidst...

On Wednesday 10 October 2018 Taiwan celebrated its National Day, the 107th since the founding of the Republic of China (its official name). On the occasion, President Tsai Ing-wen delivered a television...

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Oct 10, 2018

Haratin: Police Brutality Breaks Out Amidst Peaceful...

On Monday, 8 October, the first session of the Mauritanian National Assembly was held. Outside of the building IRA protests were being held against the continued detention of President Biram Dah Abeid....

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Oct 10, 2018

Ambazonia: Reports Of Irregularities And Violence...

After elections were held in Cameroon on Sunday 7 October 2018, the process and aftermath was met with considerable critique. Cameroon radio and television state broadcaster, CRTV, has been exposed by...

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Oct 08, 2018

Madhesh: Central Coordinator of the Alliance for...

Dr CK Raut, Madheshi activist and the central coordinator of the Alliance for Independent Madhesh (AIM), has been arrested alongside 18 other Madheshi independence activists on Sunday 7 October. The authorities...

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Oct 08, 2018

Taiwan: Beijing Increases Pressure Over Denomination...

Recently, the International English Language Testing System (IELTS), modified its website to refer to Taiwan as “Taiwan, China”. Whilst the spokesperson for the Taiwan Ministry of Foreign Affairs...

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