Colonialism didn't start with loans and cultural influence. It started with genocide, enslavement, and land theft. This idea that China is doing what the west did in Africa hundreds of years ago is ahistorical and ignores the fact that the west is still leeching off Africa.

@eletrotupi Agree, it's a totally different process in a totally different context. Also, the cultural and social changes China has in store for us are radically different from those of western civilization. If they succeed, get ready for the most authoritarian world order ever.

@eletrotupi France is using the CFA for still leeching some 30 Billions of Euros from the states which it stole for colonies. Annually.

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