Black Lives Matter

Opinion – Racial Injustice and the Erosion of America’s Global Standing

Abdou Rahim Lema • Jun 28 2020 • Articles
Russia, Iran and China are among the last places to look to for human rights leadership, yet their open critiques of racial injustice force the US to look in the mirror.

Towards an ‘American Spring’ of Justice and Equality?

Houssem Ben Lazreg and Amira Hassnaoui • Jun 3 2020 • Articles
The George Floyd protests and earlier movements in the MENA region prove that values such as dignity, equality, and justice are not exclusively achievements of Western civilization.

Interview – PJ Brendese

E-International Relations • Sep 27 2018 • Features
PJ Brendese discusses his work exploring public memory, forgetting, relationships to memory and their link to democratic possibilities, and recent debates over monuments.

Interview – Jennifer Hochschild

E-International Relations • May 6 2016 • Features
Jennifer Hochschild discusses the threats to democracy, 'Black Lives Matter', and the rhetoric surrounding ethnicity and immigration in the 2016 presidential primaries.

Who Matters in World Politics?

Laura Routley • Jul 28 2015 • Articles
One year ago a global cry that ‘Black Lives Matter’ arose in a response to black deaths in the USA. But shouldn’t black lives, not just black deaths, matter?

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