Was British rule bad or good for India? (was: The rhetoric of liberation...)

Justin Mason jm@jmason.org
Fri, 21 Mar 2003 10:26:47 -0800

johnhall said:
> As to India being better after Britain than before, that is a given.  As
> to India being better off than if the British never came, I'd just
> compare those things that India points to with pride in comparison to
> other non-European countries.  Almost all of them derive from the
> British ...

and Gandhi ;)