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Can Belgium Ever Repay DR Congo for the Atrocities of King Leopold II?

Belgium is renaming monument named after King Leop…

Nov 25th
Racist Party in Colonial Museum in Belgium Sparks Outrage

Racism and colonial chic parties in Belgium.

Aug 8th
Belgium Apologizes for Abducting Thousands of Mixed-Raced Children from DR Congo During Colonial Era

Is a simple apology enough reason to wipe the slat…

Apr 5th
UN Says Belgium Should Apologize and Pay Reparations For Dark Colonial Past and Racism

Belgium has a dark colonial past, and will it ever…

Feb 21st
Why is Former Ivory Coast President, Laurent Gbagbo in Belgium?

Did Belgium have a hand in Gbagbo’s release?

Feb 6th
Belgium's Black Hand Fetish: How Antwerp Hand-Shaped Chocolates Mock Chopped African Hands

Belgian hand-shaped chocolates were made to celebr…

Jan 26th
Father of Manchester City Star, Vincent Kompany, Becomes First Black Mayor in Belgium

Pierre Kompany, father of Vincent Kompany was a Re…

Oct 15th
Burundi Openly Accuses Belgium of Assassinating Prince Louis Rwagasore

Burundi Government says Belgium has to explain its…

Oct 15th