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To Forget or not to Forget: Lessons from the past, relationships for the future

2020-03-26T10:34:26+00:00June 15th, 2018|2017/2018, Putting it in context, Special Edition - June 2018|

The Founder of the Partition Museum in India reflects on the some of the lessons of the past that can help strengthen the UK-India relationship. A country should never forget the lessons of the past. In forgetting lies the possibility of making the same mistakes again. The leaders and the people both should, with responsibility, understand that the past is a prelude, and a natural historical process, through which ideas of nationalism and territorial boundaries evolve. A country could have [...]