ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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The Uganda Asian Expulsion-Twenty Years After

Twenty Years After Mahmood Mamdani The tragedy of pre-1972 Uganda Asians was that they acquiesced while their common interests were defined by a handful of proprietors who placed their bets on the continued intervention of Britain in its former colony and not on the struggle for self- determination and rights within the colony The tragedy of Uganda Asians today is that yet again their banner has been usurped by recession-driven large proprietors who seek to gain privileged treatment under the protection of yet another constellation of external interests.

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