Bruce Abramson

Nationalism is not a dirty word

Nationalism has returned to the front pages. The Western intelligentsia is appalled. Should they be?

Nation states could save the Middle East

For decades the West has backed the wrong models of reform for the turbulent region. Donald Trump’s vision offers a glimmer of hope

Underrated: Abroad

The ravenous longing for the infinite possibilities of “otherwhere”

The king of cakes

"Yuletide revels were designed to see you through the dark days — and how dark they seem today"