European Colonialism In Kenya

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Colonialism, or imperialism, began during the 15th Century by European countries. Colonialism is when “one nation takes control of another”. In 1884, European powers attended the Berlin Conference to divide Africa into colonies, which created the country known as Kenya. Colonialism changed both the lives of African Kenyans and the Europeans who took control over the Kenyan people's land. Some changes were to their religion preferences, their job pay, and their government. When Kenya was colonized, Europeans brought over their religion. In Document 8, it shows their indigenous belief go down from 80% to 26%. You also see European religions go up, like Protestant and Roman Catholic. According to the document it shows that in 2002 the majority
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