History Professor would prefer the British to have no identity.

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GEORGE ORWELL NOTABLY nailed the self-loathing socialist intellectuals of his day, the kind of people who were “Europeanized” and despised Englishness in particular, who took their cookery from Paris and their opinions from Moscow. The vicious Marxism of Moscow may have gone down the historical sewer but the offspring of those intellectuals are now ensconced in the highest academic positions in the land, still purveying their politics of negation to new generations.

Source: The Fortnightly Review.

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