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Janvieve Williams Comrie

US & Canada

From Panama to Ferguson: Countering the devaluation of black lives

The 25th anniversary of the US invasion of Panama is a reminder that US state violence is not confined to its borders.

US & Canada

Immigration Reform in the US: Taking racism out of the closet

Xenophobia and racism are alive and well when discussing immigration reform in the United States, writes Comrie.

US & Canada

Internal displacement: The feminisation of a world-wide crisis

From guiding principles to humanitarian laws, women continue to be impacted by internal displacement in the Americas.

Politics

President Hugo Chavez and race: The shift from avoidance to inclusion

In the wake of the death of the President of Venezuela, an Afro-descendant view on the meaning of Hugo Chavez.