Posts Tagged ‘Nationalism’

Ultranationalism or မ်က္ကန္းမ်ဳိးခ်စ္

April 29, 2012


Ultranationalism is a zealous nationalism that expresses extremist support for one’s nationalist ideals.

It is often characterized by:

  1. authoritarianism,
  2. efforts toward reduction or stoppage of immigration,
  3. expulsion and or oppression of non-native populations within the nation or its territories,
  4. demagoguery of leadership,
  5. emotionalism,
  6. fomenting talk of presumed, real, or imagined enemies,
  7. predicating the existence of threats to the survival of the native, dominant or otherwise idealized national ethnicity or population group,
  8. In its extremist forms ultranationalism is characterized as a call to war against enemies of the nation/state, secession or, in the case of ethnocentrist ultranationalism, genocide.


1 Burma advanced concept of General Aung San

October 16, 2011

Race, religion, and language are thus by themselves not primary factors which go to the making of a nation but the historic necessity of having to lead common life together that is the pivotal principle of nationality and nationalism.


I hate Ultra-nationalists or extremists who play up the racial card for their selfish politics

February 12, 2010

Shiv Sena activists protest against the release of Shah Rukh Khan’s new film ‘My Name is Khan’ in Mumbai yesterday. — Reuters pic

Bollywood is jittery over the fate of Shah Rukh Khan’s new movie.’

I hate Ultra-nationalists or extremists who play up the racial card for their selfish politics

Why could not we practice our religion in our heart, home and places of worships?

Why could not all the human embrace another human of differing race, religion, origin, socio-economic strata, different occupation and skin colour as friends?