Stories tagged: Nationalism
Mon., Sept. 4, 2017, 10:11 a.m.
Israeli PM sheds statesmanlike persona as scandals mount
With a slew of corruption scandals closing in on him, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is dropping what remains of his statesmanlike persona in favor of an angry nationalism that’s …
UPDATED: Sun., April 23, 2017, 9:35 p.m.
German nationalists elect top duo for general election
Germany’s nationalist party Alternative for Germany on Sunday elected two new top candidates for the September general election after the party’s best-known politician, Frauke Petry, said last week she would …
Wed., April 5, 2017
Trudy Rubin: WWI graves a reminder of nationalism’s peril
One need only visit Flanders fields to understand why a return to the nationalism of 1914, or the 1930s, would spell disaster.
Wed., March 29, 2017
Trudy Rubin: Le Pen victory is frightening
If this fan of Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin (who both love her back) becomes the French president it will generate a political earthquake in Europe.
Fri., March 3, 2017
Jennifer Rubin: Conservatives giving up on conservatism
Trump has destroyed the remnants of conservatism and the notion of limited government, which makes it all the more peculiar that House Speaker Paul Ryan would be applauding so wildly.
Wed., March 1, 2017
Trudy Rubin: Foreign policy battle at White House
There are glaring the glaring contradictions between the uber-nationalist views of President Trump and those of the foreign policy team he’s appointed.
Thu., Feb. 23, 2017
The lesson of internment is relevant today
We exaggerated the severity of the threat while failing to acknowledge the significance of revoking the most fundamental rights of American citizens based solely on their ancestry.
Wed., Feb. 8, 2017
Trudy Rubin: Bannon’s worldview is deeply troubling
Bannon’s outlook clearly syncs with Trump’s gut instincts. So the Breitbart provocateur has become the White House ideologue-in-chief.
Sat., March 14, 2015, 12:29 a.m.
AP Analysis: In fractured Israel, all electoral bets are off
JERUSALEM (AP) — Deeply divided and foul of mood, Israelis are headed toward what seems like a referendum on their long-serving, silver-tongued prime minister, the hard-line Benjamin Netanyahu. But with …
Sat., March 15, 2014, 4:40 a.m.
2 dead in shootout in eastern Ukraine
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Two people were killed and several others wounded, including a policeman, in a shootout at the building of a far-right Ukrainian nationalist group, highlighting the tensions …
Fri., Sept. 7, 2012, 6:19 p.m.
Wary US looks to calm rising tensions in Asia
VLADIVOSTOK, Russia (AP) — Alarmed by a rise in nationalist sentiment around the Asia-Pacific, the Obama administration is looking for Russia to play a greater role in the region as …