French city adds info plaques to slave trader street names

A picture shows a street plaque on the rue Desse in Bordeaux, on June 11, 2020, set up as part of new explanatory versions of street plaques bearing the names of city historical figures who took part in slave trade. Bordeaux has set up five new versions of street plaques as part of an "education of remembrance" approach to deal with the city's slave trading past. / AFP / NICOLAS TUCAT





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