Having read Pompeo's speech, I still don't see its Evangelical foundations anywhere. Sachs' article is rather disconcerting, not to say biased, in that regard. I'm all against any kind of violent confrontation. But we should ask China to respect the fundamental human rights of its national minorities and, more generally, of its citizens.
A proper reckoning with the past is long overdue for Europe's former colonial powers. But while toppling statues may be justified, it is more important for Europeans to understand how the political, economic, and social legacy of colonialism still operates today.
trace the ongoing social, economic, and political consequences of the centuries-long exploitation of Africa.