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Unformatted text preview: -those who participated in the freedom struggle are the ones who run the gov.-The Mau Mau was a name given to any group that aopposed the Europeans-his son is the head of the Kenya something party -Mau Mau was blamed for EVERY crime in Kenya by the settlers-emergency was state of emergency issued by govt. under mounting pressure from settlers-govt. leaders really had no idea what Mau Mau really was (didn’t exist)-the emergency was between Homeguards and Nationalists-QUESTION IN FINAL-the kind of leadership that evolves…violence in Kenyan politics dates back to the colonial period. One of the questions was the people who went out and fought came back and they weren’t receiving awards.-Kenyattas son is now running the show in 2007-Read the last 3 pages of Grain of Wheat-he was put in prison cause he was supported and they thought he was the leader of Mau Mau. Kenyatta lived in Russia went to school in England. Came back in the 50’s to take over Kenyan African union. -...
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- Summer '08
- Mau Mau Uprising, Jomo Kenyatta, Mau Mau