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n.1.Opposition to imperialism.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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But, because post-1945 Britain feared that stronger multilateral institutions would put even more anti-colonialist pressure on the country as it retreated from empire, we often remained at arm's length.
In white-led Southern Rhodesia, Mao's influence rose as liberation politics gained strength and anti-colonialist sentiments took hold.
Hints of an anti-colonialist allegory emerge with Scott's appearance, but they aren't the priority: survival is, as well as maintaining community traditions and knowledge that has faced, and survived, existential threats before.
In a sign that the Palestinian cause remains a rallying cry for the global anti-colonialist movement, dozens of foreign activists have been spending nights in Khan Al Ahmar to show their support.
Frantz Fanon till this day remains one of the most important anti-colonialist thinkers.
James--the black Trinidadian pan-Africanist and anti-colonialist activist, socialist political organizer, founder of the Johnson-Forest Tendency within the Trotskyist Workers' Party, and a stalwart anti-Stalinist.
As Ahmed Maulevi, an Indian anti-colonialist of the 19th century, said, "for an industrialist in Lancaster to become rich, half a million people in India must die of starvation."
The anti-colonialist fighters received widespread support from the people because of persistent rumors that the Spanish were going to reintroduce slavery.
To what extent do unions argue with and challenge governments in the name of the collective political interests of the larger working class and progressive social partners (like environmental activists, the indigenous anti-colonialist movement, anti-racism, etc)?
A considerable part of Egypt's nationalist and anti-colonialist heritage and literature considers judges as part of the establishment of the modern Egyptian state, and the leaders of modernisation and enlightenment in the country.
Nic Dhiarmada suggests that the Irish Rising, its ideals, and the subsequent election of members of the nationalist movement to prominent government offices were instrumental to the later creation of the sovereign Republic of Ireland, as well as an inspiration to anti-colonialist insurrections elsewhere in the world.
Sheikh Nimr played an important role in uniting Muslims and the US and Israel feared his anti-colonialist activities," Abbas Jafari said.