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Joshua Kwesi Aikins

contributed to D+C/E+Z in autumn 2017 as political scientist at the department for development and postcolonial studies at the University of Kassel. He is active in the organisation „Berlin Postkolonial“ and lives in Berlin.  

All articles of Joshua Kwesi Aikins


Laboratories of racist violence

German concentration camps in what is Namibia today were predecessors of the Nazis extermination camps

Colonial crimes

Historical guilt

Representatives of the Herero people demand reparations from Germany for a genocide committed in colonial times

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