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About Alice Bullard

Alice Bullard is President and Chief Executive Officer of the Initiative for the Resurgent Abolition Movement, known commonly as IRA - USA. Previously she was a tenured professor of History at Georgia Institute of Technology. She holds a law degree from Georgetown University Law Center, and is licensed in the state of Maryland and in Washington DC. Her M.A. and Ph.D. were earned in European Intellectual and Post-Colonial history at the University of California, Berkeley. She has published widely on French colonial and post-colonial history, history of human rights, history of psychiatry and psycho-analysis, and environmental history. Her articles are linked on

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Clare Sambrook

Clare Sambrook, investigative journalist, co-edits Shine a Light.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

The polarized politics of Islamophobia

Human rights defenders are out in the cold at this moment: we have compromised allies on the left and the right.

Letter to BTS: Biram Dah Abeid’s anti-slavery activism is better than Beyond Slavery thinks

Mauritania’s anti-slavery movement is everything BTS implies it's not: ethnically diverse, grassroots, and historically aware. Those who suffer extreme oppression need the power academics can mobilise, not poorly-conceived criticism.

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