The Significance of World War 1 In Relation to Colonization in Dahomey

Remember when we were talking about pre-colonial Dahomeyan Amazons? All that stuff was pretty cool, but lets flash-forward to about 1916 Dahomey. What was going on in Dahomey during 1916? Well for starters, World War I was happening, which angered a lot of West Africans who were being recruited to fight for the French. One […]