founded in 1920 by farmers, was intent on blocking further land confiscation in Kenya.
W.E.B. Du Bois
African-American leader of movement that tried to make Africans aware of their own hertage.
Jamaican, lived in Harlem, NY, started Pan-Africanism.
Movement stressing the need for unity of all Africans.
Ho Chi Minh
Moscow trained revoultionary who organized Vietnamese Communists.
active in movement for Indian self-rule, called the India's "Great Soul."
refusal to obey laws considered to be unjust.
a new kind of Indian politician;upper class and intellectual,secular, Western, and modern.
a large financial and industrial corporation in Japan.
conutry invaded in 1931 by extremist group of middle level Japanese army officers acting without government approval
Sulton placed on the Ottoman throne who ignored the constitution.
British adventurer,known as "Lawrence of Arabia"-urged Arab prices to revolt against Ottoman overlords.
the deliberate mass murder of a particular racial, political, or cultural group.
same as genocide but during the Bosnian war 1993-1996
President Kemal of Turkey "father Turk" tried to tranform Turkey into a modern state.
Captial of Persia (Iran)
Reza Shah Pahlavi
Shah or king of Iran (Persia) in 1925. Westernize but keep Islamic beliefs.
country in Middle East,formally Persia
a reform leader, established Kimngdom od Saudia Arabia
homeland of both Jews and Arabs.
letter written from British foreign secretary to the leader of the Jewish community in Britain. international support for modern state of Isreal.