We tend to think of colonialism as something that happened in the past, rather than something that is going on now. But that is one of its many effects - to mask its own perpetuation behind a mask of historical innocence - the illusion that its own existence ended some time around the 1950s when the old British Empire unravelled. Nothing could be further from the truth. This PDF offers a brief critical analysis of the conceptual framework of Colonialism - its different faces, its history and its relationship to indigenous peoples, to modern life, to free market and globalisation ideologies, and to issues pertaining to Tourism, not least the gushing tabloid representations of Royal babies and their names!
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