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RedEmmaSpeaks wrote

I don't know if Nation-State is really accurate. Don't Nation-States actually produce something of their own, rather than leeching off the resources of everyone else?


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BrowseDuringClass1917 wrote

The entire first world is still leeching off the resources of everyone else, that didn’t stop when formal colonialism did.


rot wrote (edited )

did the east india company produce anything or did they just sell and ship what was made in indian factories? amazon is the new colonial trade co.


lori wrote

I mean, maybe they produce things in the sense any corporation does; people do it and they take credit.