H-Nationalism’s Weekend Reading series highlights recent and thought-provoking reviews, blog posts, brief articles, and op-eds. Have something to say about something you read? Feel free to respond here or contact David Prior (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Justin Collier (email@example.com) about writing a blogpost. Follow us on Twitter @HNationalism.
Foreign Policy has on op-ed on how Trump can reconcile nationalism with liberalism. The Week has an op-ed criticizing American liberals for conflating nationalism with racism. National Review has a piece discussing the historic tension between populism and nationalism in the US. AllHipHop has an editorial piece on Black youth advocate Dr. Umar Johnson and Black nationalism.
The Economist has a piece on Catalonia’s government plans to hold an independence referendum next October. Al Jazeera has an article on Basque nationalists facing terrorism charges in Spain.
Foreign Affairs published an article on Globalism and Nationalism.
Jewish Policy Center has an article looking at how Jews view nationalism.
The Herald Scotland has a story on English nationalists accused of ‘causing trouble’ in Ireland by promoting 'Irexit'.
Stears has an op-ed that offers a particular view of Nigerian nationalism.
Global Times has an op-ed arguing against Mongolian nationalism.
The Indian Express has a piece on growing nationalism in Nepal.
For Reviews in History, Natalya Vince reviews Jeffrey James Byrne’s book Mecca of Revolution: Algeria, Decolonization and the Third World Order (2016, Oxford University Press), “a fascinating account of how senior Algerian politicians...sought to position Algeria at the vanguard of the Third Worldist movement”.
Kit Man, Emmanuel Dalle Mulle, and Justin Collier