How does Orwell feel about his experiences with imperialism?

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The story, Shooting an Elephant, makes clear Orwell's feeling that imperialism was an evil. Orwell had gone to Burma in to serve in the Indian Imperial Police. The experiences he had there is retold partially in Shooting an Elephant. In narrator is forced to shoot an elephant to...

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The story, Shooting an Elephant, makes clear Orwell's feeling that imperialism was an evil. Orwell had gone to Burma in to serve in the Indian Imperial Police. The experiences he had there is retold partially in Shooting an Elephant.
In narrator is forced to shoot an elephant to preserve colonial rule. In this action, Orwell is making clear how imperialism is not only evil for the people who are oppressed by it (in the essay, the Burmanese), but also evil for those who are carrying it out. It is a system in which there are very few winners and the commoner on both sides of the divide are losers.

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