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exploitation by a stronger country of weaker one

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Instead the message ought to be that Modi's biased policies in favour of Israel cannot be reconciled with India's freedom struggle against British colonialism.
The ultimate aim is nothing less than colonialism in the true sense of it, albeit through the back-door.
In addition to supporting the pursuit and implementation of CARICOM's Reparatory Justice Programme, the CRR is primarily motivated by two other interlocking objectives: to broadly foster awareness around the lasting and adverse consequences of colonialism in the Caribbean and offer practical solutions to halting and reversing them.
Representative from the Colonialism and Wall Resistance Committee in Bethlehem, Hassan Breejieh, told the official news agency "Wafa" that five rooms were rebuilt in brick and metal added to the roof in the presence of the head of the resistance wall and settlement Walid Assaf.
For those claiming [the] legacy of colonialism was only negative, think of our independent judiciary, transport infrastructure, piped water etc," Zilie tweeted on 16 March, and was met by a flurry of Black African fury that forced her to reluctantly apologise after many hours of futile self-defence.
Each party had its own vision, considering it to be the absolute truth, which ultimately led to power struggles within national parties and between comrades that fought together against colonialism.
It is suggested that colonialism is difficult to understand in isolation especially when it is presented as the triumph of colonisers and the inferior political and economic development of the colonies at the time of colonisation.
In turn, it is thought that colonialism has more to do with structural and societal domination as opposed to cultural, economic, racial, and geographical categories (Weiner, 2016).
What lessons can an understanding of the history of the Winnipeg Aqueduct teach Canadians about the practices and politics of settler colonialism and capitalism?
But if settler colonialism has no specific historical or theoretical dynamics, how do we deal analytically with societies that fall within its definition?
I do agree with the views expressed by the writer about colonialism and how colonial powers plundered their respective colonies.
The singer was criticised for the clip, which was accused of having racist undertones and romanticising colonialism after it was unveiled on the MTV VMAs red carpet.
Dreams of the Hmong Kingdom: The Quest for Legitimation in French Indochina, 1850-1960 provides college-level readers with a scholarly discussion of the influence of French colonialism and Hmong leadership on the Hmong people's political and social structure, and is a recommendation for those studying either the general subject of colonialism or Hmong culture in particular.
Islamabad -- Acting Russian Ambassador to Pakistan Alexander Khozan has said that Russia has offered sacrifices of 27 million Russian army personnel and people for eliminating the fascism and colonialism from the world in the Word War II.