How much did Britain cover up its brutal campaign against Kenya’s Mau Mau? — Quartz

There are two essential elements to any good media story about history. The first is a secret cache of documents which promise to transform our understanding of a particular episode. The second is an intrepid, lone historian who discovers them. These ingredients featured prominently in 2011 when the British government revealed it had been secretly…

via How much did Britain cover up its brutal campaign against Kenya’s Mau Mau? — Quartz

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