Peeling back the onion

After the abolition of slavery, Britain paid millions in compensation – but every penny of it went to slave owners, and nothing to those they enslaved. We must stop overlooking the brutality of British history. By Kris Manjapra for London’s Guardian. On 3 August 1835, somewhere in the City of London, two of Europe’s most famous bankers came […]

via When will Britain face up to its crimes against humanity? — Repeating Islands

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