antinationalist

antinationalist

(ˌæntɪˈnæʃənəlɪst)
n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a person who is opposed to nationalism
adj
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) opposed to nationalism
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As my research suggests, if the PP and its allies were to stop taking such absolutist antinationalist positions, it would loosen the grip of the secessionist parties and their allies on Catalan public opinion.
Claiming that the media giant was complicit in the rigging, Imran Khan thundered against Geo in his rousing speeches to his supporters, labeling them traitors of the nation and reigniting the antinationalist taunts, which by this time had been widely projected in the media following the Hamid Mir incident.
This summer in Liechtenstein, we will see more fully how the group's identity--part Malevich, part Manzoni--developed as a result of its members having worked in anti-Soviet, semicapitalist, and (temporarily) antinationalist Yugoslavia.
Accepting that there was no place in the Third Reich for someone with his decidedly free-market economic and antinationalist political views, Ropke went into exile in November 1933.
(18) This is antinationalist, noting the meanness and isolation of the home-place, but escape proves impossible: Johnny is in prison and his story is told in retrospect, like a Wild West ballad.
Even so, the historian recalls many quarrels with Orwell during the Second World War over the pacifist and antinationalist stances of anarchists such as himself and Herbert Read, a mutual friend (26-28).
EBB even reports in her private correspondence that William Howitt published an article in the Spiritual Magazine asserting that ever since the composition of Casa Guidi Windows, the poet had been "biologised by infernal spirits." (36) Mimicking the very content of the poem by suggesting that the poet must have been possessed by a malevolent spirit in order to write such criticism of her nation, responses to the piece collapsed "unpatriotic" or antinationalist speech with demonic possession.
The ways that homeland orientation and belonging shape conceptions of diaspora continue to be debated within diaspora studies; however, I draw primarily on the work of scholars who suggest that diaspora conceptions of identity and homeland orientation need to be understood as hybrid, antiessentialist and antinationalist (Gilroy 1993; Hall 1990; Lukose 2007).
This is not to find fault with Matthews' exposition, which is clear and often elegantly done, but rather to extend to the whole milieu Stuart Hall's acute observation about Williams' "antinationalist nationalism"; that it overlooked the political necessity of "strategic essentialism" and as a result produced positions that, measured against those of its non-socialist opponents, were unlikely to acquire real political traction.
The second half of the poem, in other words, has not merely a uniquely antinationalist historical form, but also a corresponding set of implications for the future of international relations.
Accordingly, Nietzsche's family background--Lutheran, clerical, and royalist--likely played a formative role in his own political development: he was descended from Lutheran pastors; he was named after the reigning king of Prussia; and even though he had become a Swiss citizen, he volunteered for the Prussian Army in 1870 (serving as a medical orderly), evidence that he still valued his national identity despite the cosmopolitan, antinationalist character of his philosophical works.