Internationalism: Nation and World Essay

1021 Words May 27th, 2014 5 Pages
Although nationalism once played a very progressive role, yet in hands of industrial powers of the world it has done greater harm than good. An atmosphere of nervous hostility rules the world which resembles nothing so much as a cigarette that is thrown onto the grass and may explode with a single spark. World public opinion is getting against it, because it is based on emotions which are very dangerous when dealing with modern civilization. The world has begun to realize the urgent need of replacing international anarchy by international order. If mankind is to save itself from the catastrophe which awaits it, then humanity should replace national exclusiveness by international inclusiveness. The concept of internationalism is coming …show more content…
The World Trade Organization is an international organization based in Geneva that monitors and enforces rules governing global trade without world trade, and things such as economic stability, countries big and small would not be able to prosper and grow which could hinder the lives of people within nations. An example of this would be the European Union. They have one of the world’s highest currency values due to its somewhat stable economy even through the recent recession, the EURO value remained high due to its internationalist policies. There are a number of great economic organizations that also follow ideals of internationalism such as the G8, G20, and much more. These meetings that happen annually on trade and economic and other policies help the world and point it in a better direction for growth and success. A nation in horrible condition is North Korea. North Korea which is notorious for its nuclear program remarks of destroying the South, is a country that is safe to say most isolated from the rest of the world. Its policy of isolationism is very extreme and it is a very harsh one for the people of North Korea. They have one of the lowest GDP’s around the world placing 10th from last place among other countries, North Korea has an economy that is in a large downslide. This shows the key of world trade and internationalism that will keep countries that choose to participate in it in a stable and healthy condition economy unlike…

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