NBC News (02/12/2014) reports on plans to conduct field tests for the 2020 Census in the US, particularly with regard to how to design questions on race and ethnicity which are generating a lot of debate. American Thinker (05/12/2014) features an opinion piece reflecting on issues of legitimacy in relation to the Israeli state … [Read more…]
SBS News (01/12/13) analyses “what is ‘Muslim-ness’ in Australia.” Gulfnews.com (01/12/13) reports on the United Arab Emirates National Day Stamp Exhibition, held in commemoration of the UAE’s National day, set for December 2.
The Scotsman (02/08/13) provides a commentary on how nationalism can flourish without a new state, as well as on the nuances between nationalism and statism. Eurasia Review (01/08/13) analyses the rise of nationalism in Japan and China. Bloomberg News (31/07/13) reports on escalations of ethnic violence in the Czech Republic between the country’s ethnic white … [Read more…]
Russia Beyond the Headlines (28/07/13) reports on Russia’s new 28-point strategy to deal with the country’s ethnic conflict, entitled “Strategy of the State National Policy of the Russian Federation for the period up to 2025”. New York Times (23/07/13) analyzes the nationalism of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, in light of the landslide victory of … [Read more…]