A person who strongly identifies with their own nation and vigorously supports its interests, especially to the exclusion or detriment of the interests of other nations
Relating to nationalists or nationalism.
‘a nationalist movement’
- OR -
Definition of nationalist
(Entry 1 of 2)
1 : an advocate of or believer in nationalism
2 : a member of a political party or group advocating national independence or strong national government
one who loves and supports his or her country
A person who vigorously supports their country and is prepared to defend it against enemies or detractors.
As we see above, ONE isn't related to the OTHER. It is in someones head ideology and ideals.
https://www.yahoo.com/gma/multiple-dead-reported-shooting-attack-zealand-mosque-024735764--abc-news-topstories.html - Live updates: 49 killed in mass shootings at 2 mosques in New Zealand; 3 suspects in custody
https://www.nydailynews.com/news/world/ny-news-new-zealand-mosque-shooting-dead-wounded-christchurch-lockdown-20190314-story.html- New Zealand mosque shootings: At least 49 dead, suspects arrested, bombs defused
This isn't Nationalism.. this isn't Patriotism.. This is Terrorism...
Like Columbine, Parkland, Pulse, and every other shooting...
Trump Undid Obama Rule That Added Mentally Ill People to Gun Check Register
President Donald Trump’s tweet Thursday highlighting the mental illness of the man charged in the deadly mass shooting at a Florida high school has angered gun control advocates who point to an Obama-era gun checks regulation he repealed last year.
And yes folks..its real
https://www.snopes.com/fact-check/trump-sign-bill-revoking-obama-era-gun-checks-people-mental-illnesses/- Did President Trump Revoke Gun Background Checks for Mentally Ill People?
President Trump signed a bill blocking Obama-era background checks that would have made it easier to flag mentally ill potential gun purchasers.
So how does this tie in....
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/10/06/opinion/guns-soul-of-america.html- Guns and the Soul of America
The pattern is by now numbingly familiar. A lone lunatic murders a mass of innocent people in some public location. There is a heartfelt cry for tighter control on gun ownership. Then state legislatures swing into action. They pass a series of laws loosening controls on gun ownership.
But hey..2nd Amendment Rights for everyone..right?