The mass effect idea of uplifting other species is colonialist propaganda. In this essay I will...
@imani when Niven did it the colonialism angle was more explicit. uplifted species in the uplift trilogy had a generations long period of indenture. I want to say there was a critique in there but it was probably too subtle if so
@LogicalDash hmm interesting I hadn't encountered the idea other places I'll have to add this to the list of books I want to read but never find time to
@imani it was actually david brin, sorry
@imani indeed. They go into some of this with the genophage plot line too but basically everything to do with the krogans just upsetting af tbqh
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