Protesters Tear Down Statues Of Slave Trader As Anti-Racism Demonstrations Take Place Worldwide

A statue of Robert Milligan, an 18th century slave trader, was removed from its plinth outside a London museum after global anti-racism protests triggered a debate about how Britain commemorates its imperial past.
Protesters Tear Down Statues Of Slave Trader As Anti-Racism Demonstrations Take Place Worldwide
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Milligan, who owned sugar plantations in Jamaica, was involved in the construction of London’s West India Docks. Continue reading »