I love atlases and maps. They tell such stories, about us and the world and our past. What appears here may often be political, like the first one.
Stateless Nations - 4 December 2004
I'm fascinated by hidden realities such as that of the stateless nations. All of them may disappear tomorrow, but so far, there are these peoples who still assert their identity. The list is a top ten, selected not for their urgency or prominence, but for the variety of their situations and contexts. If they share anything, it's the fact that they've all been marginalised to the point of near non-existence.