Well, Caesar invented Caesarism which is a form of populism in which individuals place their faith in a leader to rid a political system of what they see as its corrupt elements and do things for the ordinary person.
Studies show that in normally Europhile nations like Denmark, France and to a slightly lesser degree Germany and Sweden, unusually high proportions of populations are dissatisfied.
It is a powerful coalition because it tends to value experience over theories, which is really to say reality over fantasy.
The EU, which surely won’t welcome today’s outcome, should hold itself partly responsible. Time and again the EU has over-stepped the mark where national sensibilities – if not sovereignty – is concerned.
At least Mandelson resisted taking his fist to the leave votes, noting instead an anger in the population against the governing classes.
Irrespective of whether he wins or not, by nature of the fact he is where he is, Donald Trump throws into question the nature of our relationship with America, including the so called Alliance.
A resolution calling for the use of military action by the United Nations under Article 42 of the UN Charter remains stymied because of America's opposition to taking such action proposed by Russia.
By fascism, I simply mean a militaristic regime that is characteristically authoritarian, anti-immigrant, and extremely nationalistic.
Alongside important issues like Australia’s security in the South China Sea , the Australian government needs to readdress the question of better allocating foreign aid.
We need to find ways to capitalise on areas where Australia has a strong presence and operating culture already, and we need ideas that can be put to use now.
China holds veto power over Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) decisions but other countries joining together can challenge it on issues like the South China Sea.
Many Israeli and American Jews cynically accuse Senator Sanders of being an apologetic, self-hating Jew who is willing to bend backwards only to demonstrate that he is even-handed.