Herero and Nama people reject Germany’s “Reconciliation Agreement” and other stories

Today we look at opposition to Germany’s reconciliation deal for the Herero Nama Genocide, police violence and the uprising in Colombia, and more

May 29, 2021 by Peoples Dispatch

In today’s episode of the Daily Round-up, we take a look at Germany’s formal recognition of the genocide of the Herero and Namaqua peoples in Namibia and the opposition to the agreement between the German and Namibian governments, the ongoing protests in Colombia as the government deploys military forces in the city of Cali, the developments following the coup in Mali and the naming of Colonel Assimi Goita as the interim president, and the failures in government planning leading to a lack of vaccine access for the Quilombola communities in Brazil.