Captain America and the Nationalist Superhero: Metaphors,

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In remarks of February 2015, President Obama spoke of “the warped ideologies espoused by terrorists like al Qaeda and ISIL, especially their attempt to use Islam to justify their violence.” He added that “these terrorists are desperate for legitimacy. Black nationalism has failed on all practical grounds. Some nation-states, such as Israel and several of the new states that belonged to the former Yugoslavia, express this overtly in their constitution or by means of some other important laws. 1 Other nation-states have prac- tices that support such an interpretation.
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Local Organisation, Cultural Identity and National

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The Jew thus deprived of his land either ceases to be a member of the Jewish nationality and must, therefore, be absorbed by the peoples among whom he dwells, or else, if he stub- bornly persists in considering himself a member of the Jewish na- tionality, he must renounce his citizenship rights in the countries where not even a handbreadth of land can be called his own. As Benedict Anderson observed, ‘unlike most other isms, nationalism has never produced its own grand thinkers: no Hobbeses, Tocquevilles, Marxes, or Webers’. 28 Isaiah Berlinmade similar observations. 29 The difficulty of abstracting the tenets of nationalism is aggravated by the multitude of concrete historical manifestations of nationalist movements.
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A Declaration of Interdependence: Why America Should Join

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For example, Seizaburo Sato points out that Huntington has disregarded the fact that contacts between different civilizations do not always lead to clashes, but sometimes to revitalization on both sides. A remaining important objection to the account I have given so far is that Hitler's few remaining admirers in at least the Anglo-Saxon countries all seem to be on the political far-Right. Radically different from his forefathers, he nevertheless possessed many of their traits.
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Irish Nationalists and the Making of the Irish Race

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He added passion and an ability to communicate with the average man to what had up until then been a largely intellectual doctrine. The Mfecane is defined and understood as a product of ambitious leaders’ hegemonic projects in their decisive phase. Croat and Muslim refugees cannot return home even within this "Federation." For example, students at Zaatari refugees’ camp in Jordan study the Jordanian curriculum, and students in Lebanon are enrolled in Lebanese schools. We hope that this text will circulate as widely as our original leaflets did, which were translated into Spanish and Polish and reproduced as far away as Central America, and open debate within the wider anti-state communist movement.
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Is It Nation Time?: Contemporary Essays on Black Power and

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It helped to portray him as a SAFE choice. Thus, it was the nature of oppression, and the nature of the ethnically polarised non-inclusive Israeli state, that ultimately shaped the essence of the Palestinian national movement and their subsequent modes of resistance. The Framers intended America to be a white country. The wars of our age are not at variance with popular economic doctrines; they are, on the contrary, the inescapable result of a consistent application of these doctrines.
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Rethinking Our Politics: The political and constitutional

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Ideology is the totality of our doctrines concerning individual conduct and social relations. Volk und Fuhrer: Geschichte fur Mittelschulen, bearb. This introductorychapter considers the role of ideas in politics, the nature of political ideology, the value of theleft/right spectrum in classifying ideologies, and the main challenges that confront ideologies inthe twenty-first century. After unification in 1871, German nationalismdeveloped a pronounced chauvinistic character with the emergence of pressure groups such asthe Pan-German League and the Navy League, which campaigned for closer ties with German-speaking Austria and for a German empire, Germanys ‘place in the sun’.
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The Rise and Fall of Jewish Nationalism

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To the same degree that the health of the body depends on the health of its cells, national education must provide the basis for the whole organization of the people. It too is based on hatred of being ruled by unlike peoples. Funk artist James Brown was the first to incorporate Black Nationalist ideologies into music. This was the direction in which reform was needed. But that historic resistance to federal authority grew far sharper and more ideologically refined with the emergence of the modern radical right in the 1970s and 1980s, in particular the racist and anti-Semitic Posse Comitatus.
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Democracy and Nationalism in Education: Syllabus and

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In other cases, conservative-authoritarian regimes have looked to the newly enfranchised massesfor political support. Democracy thus comesdown to the rule of the 51 per cent, a prospect that the French politician and social commentator,Alexis de Tocqueville (1805–59), famously described as ‘the tyranny of the majority’. But nonetheless, the capitalistic system is dangerous and unwise, its fruits have been harmful for mankind, and the supreme pontiffs have often called for changes which would, in effect, eliminate capitalism, or at least reduce its scope and power.
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The interaction between nationalism and regionalism

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The secessionists speak of state nationalism to discredit the legitimacy of the larger state, since state nationalism is perceived as less authentic and less democratic. Ernest Gellner montre que si une économie agraire peut se satisfaire d'une société où l'écriture et le savoir sont le privilège d'une minorité, et où l'ensemble de la société est multiplement cloisonné, l'économie industrielle a besoin d'une homogénéité de la population et d'une interchangeabilité des individus (une « entropie sociale »), d'où la nécessité d'un large partage de l'écriture, du savoir, d'un langage commun et d'un égalitarisme [17].
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Sentimental Literature and Anglo-Scottish Identity,

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To think that the Arabs will voluntarily consent to the realization of Zionism in return for the cultural and economic benefits we can bestow on them is infantile. This is true not only of most Palestinian and other Arab scholars but also of Israeli scholars such as Yehoshua Porath. gradually came to see themselves as belonging to a distinct people that was both Arab and Palestinian (and other things besides). This consciousness was held in their self-interest, and their set of ideas was institutionalized as social systems.
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