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Quote from Cecil Rhodes,

In 1881 he became a member of the Cape Parliament. Rhodes had stated, "Africa is still lying ready for us. It is our duty to take it."


Cecil Rhodes (more quotes by Cecil Rhodes or books by/about Cecil Rhodes)

(1853-1902) British imperialist, businessman, mining magnate, and politician in South Africa


"Confessions of Faith" 1877

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Colonization, Imperialism, Power, Africa, Subjugate


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