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African Colonies after the Berlin Conference of 1884

On 15th November 1884 a dozen European nations gathered in Berlin to divide up the African continent like young children dividing up a pizza. With no concern for the culture or the families of the continent, the map was redrawn and lands claimed. What followed was the systematic undoing of Africa.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Berlin_Conference

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