Articles tagged with populism

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Alf Gunvald Nilsen

Narendra Modi’s government has used lockdown to force further neoliberalization and continue its assault on pro-democracy activists.

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Samuel Clowes Huneke

Germany’s official policy of shame about its past is a model the United States should adopt. But it won’t protect either country from far-right extremism.

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Yuliya Komska

Far-right leaders often call for one nation united under one language. At the same time, they have always been good at using translation to spread their politics.

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Udi Greenberg

The political philosophy embraced by Germany’s leading party helped reunite Europe after World War II. Can it guide us safely away from today’s populism—or did it cause it?

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Yuliya Komska

As Germans learned after World War II, combatting fascist language is harder than just deleting offending terms. Can we find a creative solution that serves today’s needs?

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Jason Frank

The charge of populism says at least as much about those making it as it does about their opponents.

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David Runciman Joshua Cohen

Joshua Cohen talks to David Runciman about his new book, political action, and finding hope in the end of democracy.

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David R. K. Adler

A ‘dangerous’ populist will likely be elected president this weekend—and he may be just what the country needs.

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Calvin TerBeek Robert L. Tsai

We can’t fully appreciate the current anti-immigration moment without understanding the decades-long investment by right-wing movement politics.

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Umar Farooq

In the Turkish government’s rush to root out conspirators, the threshold for guilt is low.