IT40 News for 09/12/2018

#22 The Big Hole in Germany’s Nazi Reckoning? Its Colonial History

BERLIN — It is, at a glance, an unremarkable street — roughly a quarter-mile long, cutting through a grassy knoll the size of a couple of basketball courts.

Yet to Joshua Kwesi Aikins, this street, Petersallee, in Berlin’s African Quarter, strikes a deep emotional blow.

In 1939, National Socialists dedicated the street to Dr. Carl Peters, a leader of Germany’s violent colonial efforts in Africa.

Sign Up For the Morning Briefing Newsletter

... To Read more, please click here

This post was created with our nice and easy submission form. Create your post!

Hits: 4

What do you think?

Written by top40

Founder of Internettop40.com

top40 kendalljenner #1 9-12-18 ITV

IT40 Trending instagram Media for 09/12/2018

top40 drdisrespect #1 9-12-18 TPPT

IT40 Trending People, Places & Things for 09/12/2018