Atheistic nationalism

Atheistic nationalism or vice versa nationalistic atheism is a political ideology that combines the basic elements of nationalism and atheism.

USSR USSR during the rule of Joseph Stalin is the first example of an atheist-nationalist ideology in government.[1][2][3] Also Albanian leader Enver Hoxha also preached atheism nationalism.[4]

The main objective of this ideology is to educate the nationalism without interference of religion. Propagate atheism among the population and teach natural sciences.

See also


  1. Gregory, Brad S. The unintended Reformation : how a religious revolution secularized society. Cambridge, Mass.: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press. p. 178. ISBN 9780674045637.
  2. Bercken, William van den (1993). Christian thinking and the end of communism in Russia. Utrecht: Interuniv. Inst. for Missiological and Ecumenical Research. p. 73. ISBN 9789021170046.
  3. Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr (1975). From under the rubble. Collins: Harvill Press. p. 227.
  4. Schmitt, Oliver Jens (2010). Religion und Kultur im albanischsprachigen Südosteuropa (1 ed.). Frankfurt am Main: Lang. p. 233. ISBN 9783631602959.

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