Historical facts, without intrinsically changing, are made and re-made according to the times, the issues at stake, and the evolution of consciousness.

Destroying the Statues of Slavers to Rewrite History
A statue of Belgium's King Leopold II has been taken down in Antwerp as protests grow over his brutal colonial legacy. Photo: Jonas Roosens - Belga/AFP
Dr Mohamed Chtatou is a professor at the University of Mohammed V in Rabat.