Nationalism

FILE - In this May 10, 2017, file photo, Sen. Dianne Feinstein of Calif., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Free speech on college campuses attracted congressional attention on Tuesday as a Senate panel questioned students, academics and lawyers after the abrupt cancellation of several high-profile speeches from California to Texas. einstein of California said the universities can't always deal with the fallout when anarchists and others respond to the appearance of a speaker they oppose. She said the biggest threat of violence often comes from people who don’t attend the university. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File)
June 20, 2017 - 9:15 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Free speech on college campuses attracted congressional attention on Tuesday as a Senate panel questioned students, academics and lawyers after the abrupt cancellation of several high-profile speeches from California to Texas. Students and academics insisted the golden rule is for...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, June 13, 2017, file photo, dozens of lawyers shout slogans during a protest against the accord to hand over control of two strategic Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir, to Saudi Arabia in front of the lawyers syndicate in Cairo. The tempestuous parliament approval of a deal transferring two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia is putting Egypt’s government at odds with the judiciary and providing the country’s battered opposition a nationalist cause to whip up at a time of growing economic distress. Arabic on the Red Sea map reads, " bread.. freedom, the islands are Egyptians". (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)
June 19, 2017 - 10:56 am
CAIRO (AP) — The past week's tempestuous parliament approval of a deal transferring two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia is putting Egypt's government at odds with the judiciary and providing the country's battered opposition with a nationalist cause to whip up at a time of growing economic distress...
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People take part in the annual Gay Pride parade, being protected by riot police in Kiev, Ukraine, Sunday, June 18, 2017. Around five thousand LGBT activists and associations paraded in the center of Kiev. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky)
June 18, 2017 - 6:07 am
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Thousands of people have attended a gay pride parade in the Ukrainian capital amid tight security. Much of downtown Kiev was cordoned off and about 5,000 police officers were on duty for Sunday's event, which has traditionally been a focal point for attacks by ultranationalists...
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June 17, 2017 - 9:59 am
BERLIN (AP) — A new German party founded by the man who once dominated the nationalist Alternative for Germany has decided against running candidates in the national election after failing to make an impact with voters. The Liberal-Conservative Reformers party emerged from the split in 2015 of...
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June 14, 2017 - 10:29 am
PHOENIX (AP) — A national meeting of Southern Baptists will consider condemning the political movement known as the "alt-right" amid an uproar over the denomination's commitment to confronting prejudice. Leaders of the faith group initially refused to take up a proposal that they repudiate the...
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June 13, 2017 - 8:05 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — Tensions over the U.S. presidential election were on display at the annual meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention. The denomination is home to prominent evangelical supporters of President Donald Trump. The faith group is also home to some of Trump's most vocal evangelical...
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Ramush Haradinaj, candidate for Prime Minister, speaks to media reporters after casting his ballot during the early parliamentary elections Pristina, Kosovo, Sunday, June 11, 2017. Voters in Kosovo have started to cast their ballots in an early general election for the new 120-seat parliament. (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)
June 11, 2017 - 5:00 pm
PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — The coalition of former ethnic Albanian rebel commanders won the most votes Sunday in Kosovo's general election, which also saw a surge in popularity for a nationalist party, according to preliminary results. The ex-rebels came in first with around 35 percent of the vote...
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A man holds his ballot paper before voting in the early parliamentary elections Pristina, Kosovo, Sunday, June 11, 2017. Voters in Kosovo have started to cast their ballots in an early general election for the new 120-seat parliament. (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)
June 11, 2017 - 1:45 pm
PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — The Latest on Kosovo's general election (all times local): 7:40 p.m. An exit poll for Klan Kosovo TV station has put the coalition of former ethnic Albanian rebel commanders first with 40 percent of the vote, the nationalists of the Movement for Self-determination came in...
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Hungarian-American investor George Soros leaves after a press conference prior to the launch event for the European Roma Institute for Arts and Culture at the Foreign Ministry in Berlin, Germany, Thursday, June 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Ferdinand Ostrop)
June 08, 2017 - 5:25 am
BERLIN (AP) — Investor George Soros says he is confident that he will "prevail" against attacks by politicians in central and eastern Europe. The Hungarian-American billionaire, an 86-year-old Holocaust survivor, has emerged as one of the global figures hated by populists and nationalists who...
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June 03, 2017 - 6:26 pm
VALLETTA, Malta (AP) — Maltese voters went to the polls a year early Saturday in a snap election called by Prime Minister Joseph Muscat after allegations his wife owned a company linked to the Panama Papers scandal sparked an official investigation. Surveys showed Labour's Muscat was likely to win...
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