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Erasing History, or Editing it?   General Confusion

Started Jun-13 by Jenifer (Zarknorph); 2006 views.
adwil

From: adwil

Jul-9

Jenifer (Zarknorph) said:

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex said the Commonwealth needed to "right those wrongs" of the past to properly address racial injustice.

Not terribly specific. What do they actually want? I don't buy into this national guilt trip rubbish over past slavery. The biggest slavers were the Africans themselves.

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Jenifer (Zarknorph)
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The British Empire has a lot of blood on its hands.

That has to be acknowledged.

PTG (anotherPTG)

From: PTG (anotherPTG)

Jul-9

So will they renounce their titles and Ill gotten gains from the downtrodden ENGLISH peasants?

Jenifer (Zarknorph)
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Harry did!

I doubt the others will.

adwil

From: adwil

Jul-9

"The British Empire has a lot of blood on its hands."

That has to be acknowledged."

Why do you think it hasn't been acknowledged?

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Jenifer (Zarknorph)
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They lost their empire, so I guess that is punishment, but have there ever been formal apologies to the countries they invaded and the consequences to the indigenous peoples?

Jenifer (Zarknorph)
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From: Jenifer (Zarknorph)

Jul-12

The one thing that has happened from the tearing down of all those statues, is that we are finally talking about the true men they were.

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From: Jenifer (Zarknorph)

Jul-14

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From: Jenifer (Zarknorph)

Jul-16

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