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chinoamigo Post time: 2017-11-19 05:29
'Map of Greater India during Colonial era'




                          Oh, Poor Burma!      


There ain't no such thing as IDEOLOGY in the heart & soul of Colonialist-turned Capitalist Imperialism, other than chasing and following the self-interest of greed & extraction of great wealth.

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    Meanwhile, somewhere in Burma/Myanmar,


   https://youtu.be/3502lHaZQIo



In era of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act (George Orwell)

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This post was edited by chinoamigo at 2018-1-6 08:14
ursula638 Post time: 2017-10-15 04:35
You are right in saying the fact that Laos. Cambodia, Vietnam under French colonialism has no  ...
" You are right in saying the fact that Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam under French colonialism has no immigration issue. So is Indonesia under Dutch, and Philippine under U.S.

Under British colonialism a great many countries suffered mass immigration issue; not just Burma but also  Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Uganda, Kenya, Zimbabwe, so far as I know of.

Burma probably suffered the worst, being next door to India sub-continent. "



               So, some of these colonizers, evil nevertheless, are ' lesser of two evils' then;


              compared to 'The Sun Never Set British Colonial Empire'.     


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chinoamigo Post time: 2018-1-6 07:47
So, some of these colonizers, evil nevertheless, are ' lesser of two evils' then; ...



   Simply put  ....,   it's Greater Evil vs Lesser Evils.

  [ And of course, you are right on, it's Evils nevertheless ]

The world is full of wolves wearing a sheep's mask and playing victims.

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