The Legal Definition of the Crime of Apartheid: A Tool to Assist Those in Determining the Existence of Contemporary Apartheid

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Discussions about the existence of contemporary apartheid are quite often emotionally charged in popular discourse. Labeling a State or State actor as a perpetrator of apartheid can send an informed debate adrift. As a result, a debate on the existence of contemporary apartheid often fails even before it had a chance to start. However, it is possible to have an informed debate about the existence of contemporary. Such a debate can only occur, however, when there exists a common understanding of the meaning of ‘apartheid’. For this reason, clarification of the definition of apartheid is necessary to advance serious discourse about its existence.

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Published In: Criminal Law Updates, Indigenous Peoples Updates, International Trade Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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