peoples of the Americas are the inhabitants of the Americas before the arrival of the European settlers in the 15th century, and the ethnic groups who now identify themselves with those peoples.
No one is illegal
is a loosely connected international network, which advocates for refugees
and migrants present in a country unlawfully. Activists in the network take initiatives in favor of migrants who stay in a country illegally and are at risk of deportation. The network has started a campaign and held rallies to bring wider attention to the situation of refugees
. The campaign initially began in Germany
as No Person Is Illegal (Kein Mensch ist illegal) and has spread to other countries, including Canada
and Belgium. No one is illegal
questions the idea of citizenship as a legal condition for access to and participation in the socio-political sphere.
Anticolonialism is a broad term used to describe the various resistance
movements directed against colonial and imperial powers.