Steve Bannon and the war for the Republican Party

Steve Bannon and the war for the Republican Party

The Republican strategist Tim Miller summed it up best, he said that, “There’s a war for the future of the Republican Party but only one person is fighting and that is Steve Bannon.” It matters that Mitch McConnell and Republican leaders defeat the Bannon forces next year in these primaries because the question of what […]

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How Football Became A Political Tool in Poland

How Football Became A Political Tool in Poland

In 2004, the Republic of Poland joined the EU, and was recognised as one of the world’s most promising democracies. Fast forward 15 years, though, and Poland is controlled by PiS, a right-wing nationalist political party that has won the presidency, the majority in parliament, and used its newfound power to seize Polish courts, silence […]

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Democracy Is NOT Dying | NFTGA Chapter 17

Democracy Is NOT Dying | NFTGA Chapter 17

OMG you guys! Democracy is dying! Nationalism is surging in the United States and Europe! And have you heard about Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Hungary’s Viktor Orban! They’re the worst! And China has gotten rich without getting democratic It’s all all over.What can the freedom loving US government do to fix this horrible situation! […]

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Is Global Democracy in Retreat? – KJ VIDS

Is Global Democracy in Retreat? – KJ VIDS

– [Eddie] Recent elections in India and Europe, societies with a range of cultures and levels of wealth, have provided further proof that the liberal world order is retreating into one dominated by sovereignty in the nation state. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on his Hindu nationalist ticket, won an even bigger majority. In European […]

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Expansionist nationalism | Wikipedia audio article

Expansionist nationalism | Wikipedia audio article

Expansionist nationalism is an aggressive and radical form of nationalism that incorporates autonomous, patriotic sentiments with a belief in expansionism. The term was coined during the late nineteenth century as European powers indulged in the ‘Scramble for Africa’ in the name of national glory, but has been most associated with militarist governments during the 20th […]

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