The term ‘cultural imperialism’ captures the idea that political and economic power is being used to ‘exalt and spread the values of a foreign culture at the expense of the native culture

Tomlinson, J., 1991. Cultural imperialism: a critical introduction. London: Pinter. p.3.

The people of countries who were colonised in the past are still in post-colonial state culturally and mentally

Gandhi, L. (1998) Postcolonial theory: a critical introduction. Edinburgh: Edinburgh university press,pp.1-21