Tag: Colonial history

  • The Cruelty of Congo Freestate

    The Cruelty of Congo Freestate

    What were the peculiarities of forced labour in the colony of Leopold II? What makes this notorious king responsible for the notorious actions? Congo is a significant area in the centre of Africa. It lived in isolation for centuries. But it is not that the Congolese and the Europeans avoided contact with each other. The Portuguese […]