This three part series considers key inter-related aspects
of the current political upheaval facing the citizens and countries of Europe.
This first article examines how the European political class should respond.
Strangely, although nationalism is a pervasive social phenomenon with
immense effects everywhere in the world, it’s not a central preoccupation of
sociology or any of the dominant social science disciplines. Interview.
“Universality is key to sustainability and to
acceptability of programmes of this kind. Universal support also reflects
our strong belief that parenting skills are not innate and all parents need
Whistleblowers who leak official information could be prosecuted and
jailed regardless of the public merit of the
information they revealed, or whether any damage to national interests was