Total 36 Posts
This brilliant thread by historian Robert Saunders on how we should teach and understand the history of slavery is one of the smartest responses to the historical illiteracy of TPUK.
Instead of Tudors and Churchill, history students need to learn how civilisation has arrived at the point of no return.
Up to 500,000 Roma and Sinti were murdered by the Nazis and their collaborators.
It is outrageous to expect Iraq, which has suffered the loss of hundreds of thousands of lives and the destruction of its infrastructure and economy, to pay for its own occupation.
The New Right: How a Frenchman born 150 years ago inspired the extreme nationalism behind Brexit and Donald Trump.13 min read
We are living through the latest battle in a 300-year long ideological war over the meaning of humanity itself.
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.