from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Extreme nationalism, especially when opposed to international cooperation.
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- n. Extreme nationalism, the belief in the superiority of one's nation and of the paramount importance of advancing it.
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- n. fanatical patriotism
Among the examples he used to make his case was the fate of Bosnia's Muslims, who for generations lived in peace with their Christian compatriots, at least until those compatriots were swayed by Yugoslav ultranationalism to ignore or even take part in a genocidal campaign to wipe out the Muslim population.
(YB is really just Russian ultranationalism, Zhirinovsky-style, transplanted to the West Bank.)
After the nationalist riot, President Dmitry Medvedev warned that ultranationalism is a security threat to the state.
The authoritarian regimes and hybrid forms of power such as dictatorships, authoritarianism, Baathism, or ultranationalism will succumb to one or the other direction, abruptly or gradually.
Within the Jewish community they have preached an admixture of ultranationalism, religious mysticism, and racial superiority.
But there are forces pushing us in the other direction as well—radical Islam, militant evangelical Christianity and Jewish ultranationalism.
Facism is known for its ultranationalism and populism, its anti-intellectualism, its culture of violence, its insistence that it represents the true and only national identity, its treatment of dissent as treason, and its vicious anti-liberalism.
The deadline will be followed immediately in Quebec by St. Jean Baptiste Day, traditionally a celebration of ultranationalism.
Will he sell out the predators to advance his ultranationalism?
There have been many international varieties of Marxism that altered themselves into various forms of populist nationalism, sometimes into ultranationalism.
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