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Meaning Of Imperialism

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This section is all about the Imperialism rush that is happening all over the world in this era. In total, this era lasted about 44 years (1870- 1914). The meaning of imperialism is the way one country extends its influence and power through diplomacy or military force. This was done on the continent of Africa (and other places, but Africa was the main one). European power was fluctuating at this point, as several countries in Europe flocked to grab portions of Africa for the natural resources and to extend power. Sadly, they did this through force and it did not turn out well for Africans, as 15 million had died from forced labor and disease! Man, the Africans have almost as bad of luck as the
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