Tag: nationalism

Spanish PM Rajoy Gives Catalonia’s Government 5 Days To Clarify If It Has Declared Independence

Spain‘s Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has requested Catalonia’s regional government clarify within 5 days whether it has declared independence. The ultimatum comes after yesterday’s unilateral independence declaration by Catalan president Carles Puigdemont. In his address to parliament on Tuesday Puigdemont said that “Catalonia has won the right to […]

Against Nationalism, For A United Europe

“The new united Europe is hoping to prevent the repetition of its own past by curbing the role of the nation and its sovereignty as the primary line of division among European peoples. The history of Europe, so torn by nationalist struggles, suggests that as ideological experiments go, […]