Nationalist


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Nationalist

One who promotes the interests of one's own country or ethnic group over others. For example, nationalism may advocate secession of a region to form a new country in which one's own ethnic group predominates. What qualifies as a "nation" in nationalist terms is a matter of some disagreement.
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Armed Hindu nationalist gangs went on a rampage in Ghodra and throughout the state of Gujarat.
Transnationalism is not a new phenomenon in Kurdish nationalist politics.
When the dust of those first few days had settled, physically speaking Spain was divided roughly in two with the Republicans holding the south, apart from a few embattled Nationalist enclaves, while the Nationalists basically held the north, apart from a strip of territory running from the French border about three quarters of the way across to the Atlantic coast line.
Which group cooperated with the Nationalist Party to defeat rival warlords during China's civil war?
Du Bois's blending of cosmopolitan and black nationalist ideals in his discussion of the form and function of the spirituals, we learn, speaks of a race man's attempt to counter African American exclusion and critical denigration as well as a balance of a Herderian folk romanticism with a Hegelian will to self-consciousness.
Riot police moved in after a crowd of nationalists attacked the Apprentice Boys' Parade in the centre of the city.
Her house was attacked and forcibly entered by a gang of about a dozen nationalist youths," he said.
On the other hand, nationalist historiography is considered critically in its claim to represent the colonized people.
The Indian Supreme Court has issued an order blocking temple construction, but hard-line Hindu nationalists have vowed to ignore it and have already commissioned workers to carve stone pillars designed to hold up the temple.
Next week, Chen will hold talks with current Nationalist Chairman Lien Chan as part of his ongoing attempt to establish dialogue with opposition leaders as Tang's resignation caused a big dent in Chen's ''all people's cabinet.
HYDERABAD -- Sindh Taraqi Pasand (STP) Chairperson Dr Qadir Magsi has called for a realignment in the nationalist politics in Sindh with insertion of the class struggle as one of the mainstays.
In India, it were the many Congress governments which, between 1947 and 1990, molded the Indian nationalist narrative.