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Distinct Difference Between Imperialism and Colonialism

It is through the effort to recapture the self and to scrutinize the self, it is through the last tension of their freedom that men will be able to create the ideal conditions of existence for a human world. Superiority? Inferiority? Why not the quite simple attempt to touch the other (Fanon, 1967, 231).

The accounts of such tortures in the Congo resulted in the creation of the Congo Reform Association (CRA) in 1904. The CRA fought for international intervention in light of the horrors that were routinely occurring in the Congo. As such international support grew to remove King Leopold from power over the Congo Free State. In 1908 Belgium annexed the Congo Free State, removed Leopold from control, and maintain the Belgian Congo as a colony until 1960. Shortly after this riots caused Belgium to cede independence to the Congo. Patrice Lumumba became the nation...

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