THE WHITE MAN’S CURSE? OR BURDEN? ( Part-1)

The famous poet, Rudyard Kipling, wrote a poem urging the USA to colonise the Philippines :                                                                                                                                                    Take up the White Man’s burden, Send forth the best ye breed….To serve your captives’ need….Your new-caught, sullen peoples, Half devil and half child…Take up the White Man’s burden- The savage wars of peace…Take up the White Man’s burden, And reap his old reward; The blame of those ye better, The hate of those ye guard Continue reading “THE WHITE MAN’S CURSE? OR BURDEN? ( Part-1)”