DAYAN JAYATILLEKA’S CRITIQUE OF TAMIL NATIONALISM: A COMMENT
I have read with considerable interest Dr. Dayan Jayatilleke’s recent critiques of the post-war strategic and normative dynamics of Tamil nationalism ... overwhelming persuasive force in the context of how the matter lies in both international law ...
THE WORLD; China, the Conglomerate, Seeks a New Unifying Principle
The second is nationalism. There are problems with both. China's economic boom has tended ... but it seems to be doing what it can to encourage more nationalism. "The new unifying force in China is patriotism," said He Xin, a social commentator with ...
10 Years Into 9/11: A Look At America’s Internal Us vs. Them Nationalism
Today, 9/11 brings two things to my mind: justice and nationalism, and how closely they are related. Nationalism can be hard to pin down ... One might look upon that as a positive, unifying force despite differences, but in actuality those differences ...
Why Being an Obsessed Soccer Fan Can Make You Really, Really Happy
Supporters—both highly identified ... an inherent feeling of nationalism helps them find a strong, common bond. In his book How Soccer Explains The World, Franklin Foer argued that nationalism as evoked by soccer fandom can play a positive role in ...
Planetary Citizenship: Can we Become Universe Citizens in the Here and Now?
Though it may be true that cosmopolitanism is unavailable to those not members of certain elites, cosmic or universe citizenship is certainly ... great storehouse of divine wisdom? Can we maintain the necessary moral force without the help of religions?