Why with Scottish ‘Nationalism’ we’ll escape the other populist nationalisms threatening our future

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John Robertson
Why with Scottish ‘Nationalism’ we’ll escape the other populist nationalisms threatening our future

Niall Ferguson gave me the idea for this. I know, he’s an arrogant, imperialist, hawkish, US suck-up, whose speech is now a pompous pretentious disgrace to his home city, Glasgow, but. Though I strongly disagree with his conclusions about what we should do (military build-up and global bullying), I like his thinking about how we can learn from the past. In particular, I like his analysis of previous periods of populism which we can then use to understand why the…

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John Robertson
Why with Scottish ‘Nationalism’ we’ll escape the other populist nationalisms threatening our future