Dangers of Excessive Globalization Are Clear

The advocates of unrestricted globalization -- world citizenship, trans-nationalism, open borders, mass migration, free trade, rampant outsourcing, unregulated media -- and who eagerly brand as small-minded "bigots" anyone who opposes these things do not understand what is happening, argues John B. Judis. A common national identity is essential to democracies and the modern nation-state, he... Continue Reading →

Why Is Nationalism Resurgent?

So many countries seem to be retreating into ethnic, almost tribal and chauvinistic nationalism -- defensive, distrustful and even intolerant of immigrants and minorities, opposing international trade agreements and even the concept of globalization. Is this a dangerous, self-defeating reactionary response, or have globalization, trade agreements and immigration policies gone too far? Britain, the US,... Continue Reading →

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