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Britain must face the uncomfortable truth that, contrary to the “economic theory” that insists meritocracy and mercantile enterprise made the country rich, it actually owes a large part of its wealth to its role in the slave trade.
Britain’s heritage is steeped in the remnants and history of slavery, but you wouldn’t necessarily know it.
Understanding the role art played as a sanitiser of violence shows that destroying or removing monuments from public view does not erase history.
What steps can Mauritius take now to get the UK to respect the UN resolution on the Chagos Islands?
A country which prides itself on respect for the rule of law, the UK is urged to end its governance of Chagos Islands “as rapidly as possible”.
The Amazon fire crisis has been 500 years in the making – as Brazil’s indigenous people know only too well.4 min read
After five centuries of extraction, the Amazon region stands on the brink.