Last year I wrote about one of the worst cases of forced repatriation in British history.Further reading.
Two thousand people were scared into fleeing their island paradise after their dogs were rounded up and gassed to death.
The Chagos Islands were leased to the US for 50 years by the Harold Wilson government as part of a squalid deal on nuclear weapons. The islanders were made to flee because the US wanted to turn one of the islands, Diego Garcia, into an American military base.
A Country of People Without Owners - A follow-up to "We Are Raised with our Staffs of Authority in Hand," an award winning documentary about the resistance of the indigenous population of Colo...
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