New Zealand

Removing monuments is not the same for former colonies as it is for former empires
The global furore about the meaning and relevance of statues, memorials and place names from a racist, imperial past presents a special challenge to Aotearoa-New Zealand. Are we ready to craft our own decolonial exit strategy? Or will we weakly copy what’s taking place at the former imperial centre?, asks professor of history Katie Pickles.
By Katie Pickles, for The Conversation France
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