Luckily, you can increase your confidence in this very moment by thinking positively about yourself, thinking realistically about the situation, acting in a confident manner, and using techniques to manage any anxiety or nervousness you might have about the situation.
Feeling self-confident can be a challenge when in potentially difficult situations such as: engaging in a competitive sport, talking to a person you’d like to date, giving a speech, being around unfamiliar people, or speaking up in class
Fukuyama meant that the evolution of consciousness, the search for the ideal political arrangement to provide solidarity and communal meaning and individual freedom and to lessen the likelihood of tyranny, had been reached. He never stated that nothing bad would happen for the rest of time.
In liberal democracies, corruption and inequality remain. Voters in Hungary, Poland, India, Brazil were angry at the economic hardships and the perceived watering down of their identity and religion. They are actually an expression of democracy as they were not doing what the European Union wants them to do. Disastrously, the leaders they elected are illiberal and bigoted. Most importantly, they, like Donald Trump, are corrupt. They actually do not have a demented plan for world domination like Stalin or Hitler or Mao. They just want to steal money and are angry at modern diverse societies.
I think Russia is not an example of Nationalism but expansive empire building. Ukraine is the nationalist state here and there nationalism and Ukrainian pride should be supported as long as it has finite territorial goals and is inclusive.