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The Colonization of the West

November 1, 2011
Daniel Greenfield, Right Side News
10/31/2011

Once upon a time when you wanted to invade another people’s land, you built your longboats, got together some young males with few prospects at home and set sail for greener pastures. Today the longboats are jet planes and the invaded use them to ferry over their own invaders.

Colonization usually required three elements. Surplus male population, the technology to make the journey and the means to subjugate or drive off the people already living there.

Western medicine and aid have helped create and sustain a surplus population which has nowhere to go and nothing to do in its own highly stratified societies. At home they start Arab Spring like revolutions,  which is one more reason for China’s One Child policy. With few economic opportunities in an oligarchy, they have to move elsewhere to get ahead.

And now… the rest of the story. …..

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