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Colonialism is Alive and well
Where do you see colonialism at work and do you realize it? I certainly do. I see it happening in China and Russia in Inner Asia or commonly called Central Asia. Regarding China, they still occupy 2 areas which aren't Chinese in History at all and on top of that they are bringing in mass waves of Han Chinese to change the demographic and then claim that they were "Chinese" all along. Uighur nationalism and separatists are trying to free this realm alongside the Mongols who are trying the same in Inner Mongolia. Both of these separatist groups have been fighting for 50+ years to try and free themselves.
In Russia, mainly after the Soviet Union collapsed, one would think that the USSR would have ended. Not so. What we currently have is a bunch of government headed by former Soviet lackey's still asking Moscow to call the shots. This is especially true in Kazakhstan which has changed its demographics so much that almost half of its population is Russian. Especially in Siberia and east of the Urals, their colonialism has not ended and not only is it political domination but language domination is hugely evident with the continually loss of independent languages in the face of Russian. There are even large swaths of land which do not have any Russians but are still dominated by them. Religious colonialism has affected them so much that they have in effect "lost" the religions of the land in return for Atheism.
So what can we do to help them? I would say support the Uighur, even in covert operations if need be and separate Russia long the Ural borders. We should also support an "Arab Spring" sort of revolution in Central Asia so at least the people there can be free of these tyrannical rulers. The question is quite clear, what can we still do to finally kill colonialism and bury it for good? How should locals be empowered to fight off foreign powers so that their lands remain secure for themselves?