Throughout history nations worked on the ways to get a better place under the sun, thus challenging their neighbors, subjugating weaker tribes and conquering less powerful partners. Imperialism was considered as one of the viable strategies that relied on various means of influence to attain to the goal of dominating others. Imperialism, neo-imperialism are the topics that changed the world in the 20th century.
Nowadays, imperialism still exists, yet following the WWII and the Cold War that spurred up arms race and gave birth to the proliferation of various weapons of mass destruction its tools became more peaceful. The essay explores Imperialism, neo-imperialism in a greater detail, showing how it is culturally constructed into modern society in such a way that global inequalities are normalized, while tools such as voluntourism effectively serve neo-imperialist goals and objectives.