He was a fanatic of France and the French nation. Now it would be called a French idea.
He instinctively knew that foreign Algeria with its high fertility and a completely different mentality of the French nation is absolutely not necessary.
He did not want to dissolve the French or France used as a solvent. The very idea of ввthe purity of blood and the nation, which was the Nazism in Germany and resulted in a genocidal war, de Gaulle turned into quite the opposite - the rejection of the colonies and the violent expansion of the territory.
He understood the harmfulness and inferiority original colonies is possible only due to the involvement of non-French in France and therefore dangerous to the French nation.
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