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Colonization: “civilized nations” & “barbarism”, a page from British/India’s encounter – Tola Adenle

July 14, 2016


    Above is a widely-circulated document of Colonial India under the British. Not unexpectedly, it has been criticized as not being what Lord Macaulay, a Cambridge-educated historian, who served in the Indian Colony, actually said.    Above speech is naturally denied. A letter/paper – url link below – is supposedly what Lord Macaulay proposed. […]

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