Movements for political separation from one sovereign country to form a new one or to transfer territory from one sovereign state to another. More generally, movements that seek greater regional or local autonomy.
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The Ethics of Secession
Reviews secession issues in relation to democracy and nationalism.
International Boundaries Research Unit
Located at the University of Durham. A source of information on boundary and territorial issues around the world.
Radical libertarian project to create a worldwide secessionist network. Offers information on methods and strategies of nonviolent action.
Temporary Autonomous Zones
Anarchist Hakim Bey's essay on ephemeral states in history and their political significance.
Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organisation (UNPO)
An international organisation created by unrecognised nations and peoples around the world who are not represented as such in the world's principal international organisations, such as the United Nations.
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