A statue of Robert Clive, better known as ‘Clive of India’, in London. Photo: AFP A statue of Robert Clive, better known as ‘Clive of India’, in London. Photo: AFP
A statue of Robert Clive, better known as ‘Clive of India’, in London. Photo: AFP
History

The empire writes back: tackling Britain’s colonial past

  • As calls to re-evaluate Britain and its empire have grown, so too has the resistance against it
  • Author says failure to adequately teach British colonial history in schools is ‘really dysfunctional‘

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A statue of Robert Clive, better known as ‘Clive of India’, in London. Photo: AFP A statue of Robert Clive, better known as ‘Clive of India’, in London. Photo: AFP
A statue of Robert Clive, better known as ‘Clive of India’, in London. Photo: AFP
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