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Nationalism, The Realignment of British Politics and the Future of the United Kingdom

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In this post, Brian Girvin University of Glasgow, argues that the 2014 referendum on independence in Scotland and the 2016 vote to leave the European Union has prompted a political realignment in Scotland and England, as well as destabilising the United Kingdom.

Normies, Conspiracies, and White Nationalism

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For my research on conspiracy theories, religion, and extremism I’ve been spending an inordinate amount of time of the social media platform Telegram. For a few weeks, a group named White Lives Matter (WLM) had been planning rallies and protests in the major cities in the United States and in Toronto, Canada.

Normies, Conspiracies, and White Nationalism

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For my research on conspiracy theories, religion, and extremism I’ve been spending an inordinate amount of time of the social media platform Telegram. For a few weeks, a group named White Lives Matter (WLM) had been planning rallies and protests in the major cities in the United States and in Toronto, Canada.

Patriot Churches

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As per the definition of Katherine Stewart in her book The Power Worshippers, Christian nationalism is based upon the myth that the American republic was created and founded as a Christian nation, and as such, the legitimate government “rests not on the consent of the governed but on adherence to the doctrines of a specific religious, ethnic, and cultural heritage.” (Stewart 2020) Under this definition, the laws of the land should not be based upon delib