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Transnational Elements of the Congo Reform Movement

By Dean Clay, Liverpool John Moores University

Belgian control of the Congo Basin was one of the most notable imperial atrocities during the imperialist age at the end of the 19th and beginning of the 20th century. The brutal treatment of the people of the Congo Free State has come to symbolise the worst aspects of European imperialism. During the scramble for Africa, Continue reading

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