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Power and Colonialism – Shooting an Elephant from “Fifty Orwell Essays” – George Orwell

October 20th, 2011 · No Comments · Colonialism, History, Humanism, Morality, Power

In Moulmein, in lower Burma, I was hated by large numbers of people—the only time in my life that I have been important enough for this to happen to me.

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