In this new blogpost ISS recent graduate, Ana María Arbeláez Trujillo, and senior researcher, Jeff Handmaker, deliver a discussion on the forms of apartheid in the past and current situation.
The history of apartheid in South Africa is generally well-known. Yet, apartheid is not exclusive to that country. According to international law, and on various social grounds, Israel too may be viewed as maintaining an apartheid regime. What does apartheid mean and how has the international community confronted both South African and contemporary regimes of apartheid? This article takes up this discussion, reflecting on a recent event organised at the ISS.
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