Lee Camp: el nacionalismo está empeorando mucho el brote de coronavirus

Actuamos como si las naciones fueran un hecho, como si no hubiera otra forma de organizar nuestra especie, ninguna otra manera de comportarse, excepto tatuar los colores de su bandera en sus pezones y quemar su himno nacional en su suave y blanda materia cerebral. Pero, de hecho, las naciones no siempre han sido la forma en que los humanos nos hemos dividido.

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Something every American takes for granted has made the coronavirus outbreak much worse. That thing sits ingrained in our minds since we could barely take two steps without a face full of carpet. But before I get to that, let’s set the scene. I don’t have to tell you that things are bad. We’re in the middle of a global pandemic, our economy

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Los Pols nacionalistas promueven la "Ley Patriota" de Sri Lanka sobre una población temerosa después de los ataques de Pascua

Los esfuerzos actuales de los principales políticos de Sri Lanka para explotar el caos después de los ataques de Pascua probablemente supondrán un desastre para las minorías religiosas de Sri Lanka, que son las víctimas más frecuentes del terrorismo patrocinado por el estado y por motivos religiosos en la nación isleña.

Sri Lanka Blasts

COLOMBO, SRI LANKA -- Still grappling with the fall-out from the deadliest terror attack in its history, Sri Lanka’s already dysfunctional government is struggling to come to terms with how the attack came to pass and who exactly is to blame. Since the attacks, for which Daesh (ISIS) has claimed responsibility, Sri Lanka’s President Maithripala

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Los votantes de Ucrania no solo rechazaron el nacionalismo, rechazaron a Maidan, Bandera y la Revolución

Las recientes elecciones en Ucrania muestran que los votantes están rechazando la "revolución" de maidan y el creciente nacionalismo de extrema derecha que lo acompañó.

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On March 31, the International Election Observation Mission released a statement concluding their assessment of Ukraine's 2019 presidential election. In it, they wrote: Most previous ODIHR and Council of Europe’s European Commission for Democracy through Law (Venice Commission) recommendations that would bring the legal framework further in line

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The Rise of Ukraine’s Ultra-Nationalist Christian Church

In Ukraine, politics have taken over religion and nationalists are turning WWII Nazi criminals into religious icons.

Ukraine Nationalist Church

Let's start at the end. The Patriarchate of Constantinople is creating the 3rd great schism in Christian history by seizing authority resting with the ROC (Russian Orthodox Church) and granting Kyiv independence from Russian Orthodox oversight. The first schism in Christianity happened in 1054 when Orthodox and Catholic churches split. The

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These Should Be the End Times for American Patriotism

Exceptionalism has always been core to American patriotism, and American exceptionalism is no longer tenable.

Alice Butler-Short, a supporter of Virginia Republican Senate candidate Ed Gillespie displays her American flag shoes while she waits for poll results at the election night party at Embassy Suites hotel in Springfield, Va., Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

Patriotism is the organising passion of modern political life in the United States yet its vitality defies obvious explanation. The country has no national education system. There’s neither compulsory military nor civil service. No government agency distributes the ubiquitous US flags, nor enforces observance of the rituals to country performed at

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Protests Sweep Japan to as Right-Wing Government Pushes for Further Militarization

Japan’s citizens are enraged by the nationalism gripping the former imperialist power. Inflammatory public displays by right-wing lawmakers along with a precipitous increase in the purchase of US weaponry have sparked massive protests.

An anti-war protest in Toyko, Japan. (Photo: Akinori Gomi)

TOKYO -- Massive protests took place across Japan on Thursday to mark 71st Constitution Memorial Day as tens of thousands of people rallied against Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s continued attempts to scrap the pacifist aspects of the 1947 U.S.-penned Constitution. The protests drew up to 60,000 participants in Tokyo alone, where Japanese people of

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