Puerto Rico’s future might be statehood, independence or more of the status quo, but change is unlikely to be won through voting alone.
A Ghanaian moment in Africa’s struggle to repatriate its art.
Uncovering the stories of the enslaved men and women who fought off the Dutch and their European allies in 1763.
The spread of Rastafari carried pan-African ideals from rural Jamaica to the world. From its origins in 1930s Kingston, it has espoused a striking message: Africa yes, England no.
Barbados’ decision to remove Queen Elizabeth II as head of state was inevitable. Why did it take so long?
Leaked photographs of colonial atrocities during the Malayan ‘Emergency’ shocked postwar Britain.
Eighty years ago, the Atlantic Charter set out the terms for the decolonisation of French North Africa.
Amílcar Cabral, global figure in anticolonialism.
The British government sought to hide the brutality of its conduct during the Kenya Emergency. Previously hidden files reveal an unpalatable truth.
A culture war on race and empire divided the intellectual classes of Victorian Britain.