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Resisting Exclusionary Nationalism During the Bosnian War

Resisting Exclusionary Nationalism During the Bosnian War

The city of Tuzla was able to resist exclusionary nationalist forces during the Bosnian War due to its identity formation from 1878 to 1990 as a “multi-ethnic working class society with strong anti-fascist, anti-nationalist ideals.”

Making Civil Resistance Work against Rightwing Populism

Making Civil Resistance Work against Rightwing Populism

The focus of civil resistance movements on ousting rightwing populist leaders is counterproductive because it plays into narratives of “us vs. them” and hampers efforts to gain broad-based support by polarizing supporters and detractors of rightwing populism.