And the winner is...
Nationalism & national identity
Let's simply call it Nationalism Week :)
This is quite a different topic from the previous ones, so lets mention some points, to get an idea of what we might be talking about:
On nationalism & national identity
- Definitions of nation, ethnicity, culture, race.
- Nationalism and patriotism.
- Cultural identity and self-determination.
- The evolution of the nation state.
- Nationalism and its impact on world history.
- Ethnic conflicts, genocide.
- Imperialism and nationalism.
- Nationalism today: nation states and globalisation.
- The legendarium of nationalism: national heroes, myths, bias; "us vs them".
- Multiculturalism, internationalism.
- Globalism vs anti-globalism.
- Nationalism and racism.
- The "Clash of Civilisations".
- Nationalist terrorism.
- Colonialism, neo-colonialism.
- Americanism, Zionism, other specific ~isms.
- Immigration & integration.
- Perception of other nations: cliches and labels.
- Citizenship issues.
- Ethnic minorities and their rights.
- Endangered cultures.
- Secessionism, separatism.
- Territorial disputes.
- Nationalist movements & parties.
Its a very loaded topic, so i hope we'll enjoy.
And here's the poll for next week's Weekly Topic (08.03 / 14.03).
What should be the topic of next week?
Propaganda, bias & logic
Education, science & space
Welfare, class warfare & poverty
Authoritarianism & democracy
Energy & environment
Civil & human rights
Economy, finance, & trade
Religion & moral; creationism
Wars & terrorism
History & alternate history
Diplomacy & geopolitics
Elections, parties & legislation
If you think something is missing, do suggest new topics and they'll be included next time.