One reason many European countrieswere running out of natural resources.
In Europe by the 1500s and on, there was muchdeforestation and poverty, and the population wasbecoming too great of the land and government to
By colonizing the Americas, for example English French,portuguese and Spanish colonists were able to have newlands and opportunities, but in the process millions of NativeAmericans were killed, enslaved, intermarried, or fporced to
Besides the genocide of Native Americans, Europeancolonists brought African slaves to the Americas to work,especially after finding out that Native Americans would justdie in slavery
Indeed, the European colonization of the Americas perhaps the bloodiest and most horrific timein human history.
Image this : men, who youve never seen before,came to your house and your neighbors house andthey all have as much weapons as they can carry.
Then they start killing or enslavingyou, your family and your neighbors.
And you and your family and your neighbors fightback but are crushed by the mens superiorweapons.
And soon, you and your neighbors are gone--killed,enslaved, intermarried, or forced to live somewhereelse. and most of your family
this is what colonialism is: it is death, it is slavery; it is the end of one group and the expansionof another group