Monthly Archives: August 2015

the return of nationalism – a critical reflection

nationalism is coming back. us against them. let’s do it all over again. well, technically, i would argue that nationalism has never left. it is a phenomenon of ‘return’ only to those who immersed their head into european politics -not … Continue reading

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why ‘game of thrones’ helps you understand the middle east

several months ago, a washington post article took up the delicate task to parallel the houses of westeros, the fictional entities of the game of thrones books and series, with the countries of the middle east. what started as a … Continue reading

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