Paschal Donohoe on Peter Sutherland biography The Globalist and The Responsible Globalist
John Walsh looks at Peter Sutherland and Hassan Damluji at globalism he personified
A common language, the influence of education and the role of media and social mobility are crucial ingredients in the crafting of a shared belonging.
In her 2016 Tory party conference speech, Theresa May stated that “If you believe you’re a citizen of the world, you’re are a citizen of nowhere.” The contention was that identification with any concept beyond the nation state was of little value.
This view resonated with a political process grappling with the consequences of Brexit. The tone reflects a broader rebalancing between the values of the national and global.