Weekend Reading 08/03/2018

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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 (prior@mail.h-net.msu.edu) and Justin Collier (collierjustin@gmail.com) about writing a blogpost. Follow us on Twitter @HNationalism.

 

Dear All,

 

NBC has an op-ed on Christian nationalism and the Trump Administration’s Religious Liberty Task Force. WTOP has a story covering how the Washington DC Metro Police are preparing for a white nationalist rally near the White House. HuffPost has a story about the Republican Party chairwoman in Washington state who was forced to resign after her defense of a white nationalist lawmaker. Daily Times has an op-ed focusing on economic nationalism in the US from a Pakistani point of view. The American Conservative has an op-ed post on the authenticity of Trumpian nationalism.

East Asia Forum has an op-ed discussing the nationalist tendencies in India’s politics. Nahvind Times has an opinion piece focusing on the threat nationalism poses to diversity in India.

Politico has a story on Belgium’s nationalist New Flemish Alliance attempt to woo the former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont with a place on its electoral list for the upcoming European election.

The Week has a story about recent comments made by a former Labour trade commissioner claiming that pro-Brexiters “hate other countries and hate foreigners”.

The Ethiopia Observer has an opinion piece looking at Ethiopian nationalism.

openDemocracy has an article discussing “good” vs. “bad” nationalism.

Stratfor has a piece looking at the dynamic nature of economic nationalism.

 

Regards,

 

Justin Collier