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synonyms for colonialism

  • expansionism
  • imperialism
  • neocolonialism
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How to use colonialism in a sentence

Import and export of crops are entrenched in colonialism, but cacao is an ancient native food, so you can also find many people still growing and making chocolate who are originally from the land in which cacao grows.
MEET FOUR CRAFT CHOCOLATE MAKERS DECOLONIZING THE INDUSTRYJINJI FRASEROCTOBER 22, 2020EATER
It lends itself naturally to metaphors about colonialism and empire.
GOTHIC NOVELS ARE OBSESSED WITH BORDERS. MEXICAN GOTHIC TAKES FULL ADVANTAGE.CONSTANCE GRADYOCTOBER 16, 2020VOX
That makes sense for the genre, because the gothic novel has been interested in thinking through questions of colonialism and empire for a long, long time.
GOTHIC NOVELS ARE OBSESSED WITH BORDERS. MEXICAN GOTHIC TAKES FULL ADVANTAGE.CONSTANCE GRADYOCTOBER 16, 2020VOX
For example, per capita greenhouse gas emissions have historically been highest in countries that profited from slavery and colonialism.
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Africa sees China as an alternative financier and a path to economic development without the cloud of colonialism—although this perspective is changing and criticism of China from within Africa is becoming more common.
WHAT CHINA HAS TO GAIN FROM AFRICACHIKA DUNGASEPTEMBER 1, 2020QUARTZ
Let no one cite India as an argument in defense of colonialism.
THE OLD WORLD AND ITS WAYSWILLIAM JENNINGS BRYAN
He tells them with the sweetest tones of his charming voice that they are pleased and happy to rot in "colonialism."
ENGLAND, CANADA AND THE GREAT WARLOUIS-GEORGES DESJARDINS
The Democratic party has declared such a policy to be only imperialism and colonialism under another name.
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He had classified banks of issue, colonialism, and slavery, as well as some other things as equal parts of a mercantile program.
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Thus the extra constitutional foundations of the Republican party have led to colonialism.
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WORDS RELATED TO COLONIALISM

  • colonialism
  • expansionism
  • imperialism
  • neocolonialism
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