In its final weeks, Donald Trump’s failed presidency sunk to previously unimaginable lows. Even before the rioting on Capitol Hill, […]
Putin. Erdogan. Orban. Bolsonaro. Trump… Western European defeatists tremble at the mere mention of the names of nationalist strongmen that […]
Racism is the belief in the superiority of one race over another–usually one’s own. Irrational as it may seem, it […]
Try to name one aspect of your life that is not digitising and globalising at a rapid pace. Chances are […]
Traditional parties are faltering. Centre-right Christian Democrats witness slow but steady decline. Centre-left Social Democrats are collapsing dramatically. Explanations have […]
Will the populist wave fade out sooner rather than later? One might assume so, given that populism is supported by […]
Much has been speculated about the rise of populist, nationalist and reactionary voices in the public discourse. The rise of […]
Why Piketty’s wrong (again): It’s the hump, not the trunk! Much has been written about voters converting to populism because […]
“You really have to be an idiot to be a nationalist,” says one of the characters of Robert Menasse’s prize-winning […]
Nationalists (such as Brexiteers) often claim that different countries couldn’t possibly work together because they all have a different “culture.” […]