African author says China’s entry into Africa is not the same as Western imperialism (非洲作家称中国进入非洲与西方帝国主义不同)

(From NetEase, a popular web portal in China)

Published 2012-12-30 08:29:00, with 341 comments as of 2012-12-31 07:30:00

Brief summary of core content: Nigerian author Chibundu Onuzo published an article in the UK newspaper The Guardian on December 28 saying that Westerners carry out their activities in Africa with a certain wariness because they shoulder the ideological burden of colonialism. In comparison, China’s carries out its commercial activities in Africa without hesitation and these activities have undergone impressive development.


First paragraph: Western colonial aggression in Africa is now a thing of the past. Today, when Westerners once again arrive on this piece of land on which they once set foot upon carrying firearms and cannons, however, they undoubtedly carry mixed feelings…


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Sharp dagger of the wind 33 [Netizen from Nanchang, Jiangxi] (published 2012-12-30 09:08:01) 637 likes

Western countries enter Asian, Africa and Latin America to plunder and rob for their national interests. We enter Asian, Africa and Latin America with freely given support from these countries.

风之利刃33 [网易江西省南昌市网友]: 2012-12-30 09:08:01 发表 顶[637]



My name is Pheasant [Netizen from Jiangmen, Guangdong] (published 2012-12-30 09:32:14) 493 likes

Chinese people’s [societal] position in Africa is very low, even lower than African people. This is because the whole world knows that the Chinese people’s government is incompetent and pathetic, often canceling debts owed by various countries while not giving a damn about its own people. Didn’t they just cancel Russia’s debt of more than 10 million yuan (~US$1.6 million)

我叫山鸡 [网易广东省江门市新会区网友]: 2012-12-30 09:32:14 发表 顶[493]



yynn20110808 [Netizen from Kunming, Yunnan] (published 2012-12-30 09:25:49) 493 likes 275 likes

Africa also has Wu Mao and they are black.

[Wu Mao are people whom the Chinese government supposedly pays 0.5 yuan (US$0.08) to post comments online that praise or support the Chinese government/Communist party]

yynn20110808 [网易云南省昆明市网友]: 2012-12-30 09:25:49 发表 顶[275]



Tokyo Imperial [Mobile netizen from Futian, Shenzhen, Guangdong] (published 2012-12-30 09:06:17) 205 likes

This article’s title has a tone similar to that of a guilty person giving herself away by protesting her innocence.

东京帝国 [网易广东省深圳市福田区手机网友]: 2012-12-30 09:06:17 发表


The orangutan knows your heart [ Netizen from Wuhan, Hubei] (published 2012-12-30 10:48:37)

Which country among Western countries has not cancelled the foreign debt of poor countries? Please give an example.

(In response to “My name is Pheasant” above)

猩猩知你心 [网易湖北省武汉市网友]: 2012-12-30 10:48:37 发表


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