colonization

Indonesia: the Dutch no longer can see colonisation in rosy terms
Last week researchers in the Netherlands and Indonesia finally laid out the ways in which the Dutch state both condoned and concealed its systematic use of “extreme violence” during the Indonesian war of independence. In response, the Dutch prime minister apologised. But the findings focus on laying out the facts and skirt any issues of […]
By Janet H. Anderson, our correspondent in The Hague
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