Quote of the Day

“…no serious historian of nations and nationalism can be a committed political nationalist, except in the sense in which believers in the literal truth of the Scriptures, while unable to make contributions to evolutionary theory, are not precluded from making contributions to archaeology and Semitic philology. Nationalism requires too much belief in what is patently not so.” –Eric Hobsbawm

http://www.nationalismproject.org/what/hobsbawm.htm

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