But that's making the false assumption that the verbiage actually means anything. It doesn't. |
Imperialists view the rest of the world like a hyena views a piece of meat: as something to be devoured. All the seemingly lofty rhetoric about "national sovereignty" and "ethnic self-determination" is simply the way these hyenas snarl at each other when competing for their meal.
And the snarling will exist as long as the hungry hyenas do.