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Will nationalism be the big winner in 2016?

The rise of Donald Trump in the US and other leaders committed to populism is not just transforming national politics but could have a major impact on geopolitics

Supporters of Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump in Claremont, New Hampshire. The rise of Trumpism, with its emphasis on restrictive immigration and protectionist economic policies, in the United States should not have come as a surprise.


AGAINST the backdrop of the growing power of extremist political movements in Europe on the right (the UKIP in Britain and the National Front in France) and on the left (Syriza in Greece and Podemos in Spain), and the meteoric rise of Donald Trump (and Bernie Sanders) in the...