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King Leopold II and history of slavery and other attrocities in the Congo for the rubbler plants and elephant tusks - Congo History | Kat's Africa

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Native Congo Free State labourers who failed to meet rubber collection quotas were often punished by having their hands cut off King Leopold’s Soliloquy: A Defense of His Congo Rule, By Mark Twain, Boston: The P. R. Warren Co., 1905, Second Edition.

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Christian Atrocities New Page at http://www.badnewsaboutchristianity.com/gh5_attrocities.htm Mutilation in the Congo Free State, 19th / 20th Century

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Leopold's real motives for founding the Congo Free State, however, were far from altruistic: financial gain, regardless of the human cost, was the king's sole ambition. Leopold's attention had been drawn to Central Africa by a report in The Times (11 January 1876) headed 'African Exploration', which described the interior of Africa as 'a magnificent and healthy country of unspeakable richness' that would 'repay any enterprising capitalist that might take the matter in hand.'

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Congolese men going to harvest rubber he holds in his hand a severed probably that of a loved one.

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A vivid novelistic narrative that makes the reader acurately aware of the magnitude of the horror perpetrated by King Leopold II and his minions (to the Congolese during Belgian Colonization Era) -New York Times-

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