Why do people care about nationalism? Nationalism, patriotism, whatever, is a feeling; No doubt! A powerful and multiform feeling that moves ideas, icons, and even ‘objective’ realities!
National icons and ideas seem to be an abstract simplification of traditions, habits, costumes, education, that’s it, lifestyles –Around the world Cocacola has been representing the
Many uses to be mental weak, so, it’s not a big surprise to appreciate how tend to believe they are different from others in order of their ID card. In fact, it’s an easy way to talk, as to think reality up too! By this logical trick many use to gather around some simply icons to recognizance each other as equals, even more, they tend to steal and appropriate what others have done by means of the abstract idea of nation: If the national basketball team wins a championship, people say -we all are the winners!!! We all are the best!!!- Obviously one could ask them -What did you win watching that game, bro?- The answers uses to be as simple as that –We all are from the same nation, so if they win I do too- Here we meet with a pure and clear syllogism. But, by a while, I laugh at the logic once I realize I don’t get the same feelings than many, so -How could I use their syllogisms and rational arguments?-. My feelings are different; my logical way to think about reality differs from many. And that’s fare.
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