interesting . in line with my own piece on the topic published three days ago. you mentionned population i mentionned morphology, you refer to past performances i mentionned traditions and sport policies , you mention gdp per capita i mentionned level of development. The host factor is important but works by definition for one country.
Open societies have not always needed defending in the determined way that they do today. But the tide turned against them after the 2008 global financial crisis, and, more than a decade later, the threat posed by authoritarian nationalism continues to rise.