Nationalism can be defined as sprit or aspirations common to the whole of a nation, also someone that devote and loyalty to own country.Nationalism is a form of love toward your country, this form of love has been trained since young the honour being one of your country, willing to do anything include risking your own life to protect the it and people of the country from any harm as an act of loyalty to the country, for example, the heroes that risk their lives to save this country. Loving the culture and following the law of the country, the desire to advance your country. People who join the war are people with nationalism they know they have a high probability to lose their life in the war, but they are still willing to join in because they believe their sacrifice will bring back peace to their land, they believed the land they protect can let their dependents live peacefully.
Other than that, the representative sportsman from our country were holding the responsibility to bring back a true sportsmanship to make the country proud, for example, Dato Lee Chong Wei had won 2nd place in badminton, at least this was showing the Europe country that we can do it. Next, nationalism can be meant to be united all the races together to form a peaceful and friendly nation. A form of racist shouldn’t be appeared among different races, this will not only lead towards country destroyed, but also lose faith and trusts between humanity. For example, it’s a very bad human nature that different races have a grudge between other races and this was a very bad humanity action since everyone was the same human being with different skin colour, tone, and tradition.
What is Nationalism?
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...ce but build by different races known as Malaysian. No matter past or the future, to have a peaceful living country still requires the same things, nationalism, people and good leadership. History taught us how a country is made and it also taught us the mistakes that will ruin the whole country but it also taught us if we want to live peacefully we must accept everything around us and live peacefully with them.
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