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March 1st Movement (삼일절)

What is March 1st Movement Day (also known as Samil Movement/ Samil Jeol/ 삼일절)?

March 1st is one of the four most important national holidays in Korea. 240 more words

It's March 1st, Korean Independence Movement Day.

From 1910 to 1945, Korea was under Japanese rule.

Many patriotic Korean people carried on an independence movement in defiance of Japanese coercion. Sometimes, people systematically joined in the independence movement.  652 more words


The Messenger

By Mike Small

Gerry Hassan’s article ‘Message to the Messengers’  chimed with several recent outbursts exploring discontent in the wider movement in the post-referendum political landscape. 1,206 more words


[PDF] Timo Schmitz: "Independence Movements in the USA" (2014)

The USA are famous for supporting shady independence movements around the globe, but how about internal affairs? Let’s take a look at the independence movements within the USA. 9 more words

Online Articles

Cataluña and Ireland, a comparison

The following is a short article I wrote for my Catalan language and culture class which I actually enjoyed researching and writing. I find the Catalan struggle for independence a very interesting topic and I’m following it closely. 1,468 more words


Parallel Universes

By Mike Small

In this still-liminal land, everyone is groping about to find meaning, clarity, purpose in the post-referendum Scotland. Longer-term strategies are being explored, schisms resisted, new-energies sought. 1,182 more words


Facing Forwards

By Mike Small

Continuity Yes is a powerful movement but we need to move into new spaces with new ideas and a new focus.

We said Yes. 438 more words