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  • An old, dying Empire versus a rising Earth Community

    An old, dying Empire versus a rising Earth Community

    Trump and his followers have shown that patriotism and imperialism are not dead yet. They are part of a larger populist movement, which is still small compared to the rising number of people who feel they belong to an Earth Community.
  • When words get in the way…

    When words get in the way…

    Dutch governmental organisations have decided to get rid of the words ‘autochtoon’ and ‘allochtoon’ – widely used to define native and non-native inhabitants – because they were stigmatising and confusing. But do we know what they really mean?