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Libertarian Philosophy: Rawls and Nozick on Liberty & Equality – Learn Liberty

One way to think about this tension between liberty and equality is to look at an exchange that took place between two of the great American political philosophers in the 20th century, Robert Nozick and John Rawls. John Rawls had argued that equality was really the benchmark, the moral benchmark, for social and political institutions and that any deviation from...

Glenn Weyl Book Lecture: Radical Markets Uprooting Capitalism and Democracy for a Just Society

DAN D’AMICO: Hello. Welcome. Thank you all for braving the weather. My name Dan D’Amico. I’m the associate director of the Political Theory Project. We’re the hosts for this evening. We’re joined by Professor Glen Weyl. He is a principal researcher at Microsoft Research New England, where he works on political economy in the 19th century from an interdisciplinary perspective....

Trump Doubles Down Controversial Message To Jewish Americans: ‘King Of The Jews’ | Deadline | MSNBC

>>>WHERE IS THE DEMOCRATIC>>>WHERE IS THE DEMOCRATIC PARTY GONE? PARTY GONE? WHERE HAVE THEY GONE WHERE WHERE HAVE THEY GONE WHERE THEY’RE DEFENDING THESE TWO THEY’RE DEFENDING THESE TWO PEOPLE OVER THE STATE OF ISRAEL? PEOPLE OVER THE STATE OF ISRAEL? AND I THINK ANY JEWISH PEOPLE AND I THINK ANY JEWISH PEOPLE THAT VOTE FOR A DEMOCRAT, I THAT...

Rpt: Aides “Alarmed” By Erratic President Donald Trump Behavior | The Last Word | MSNBC

THIS WEEK, THAT WAS BUYING GREENLAND, TODAY WAS A STRONG GREENLAND, TODAY WAS A STRONG REMINDER THERE IS ALSO MORE REMINDER THERE IS ALSO MORE CHAOS AROUND THE CORNER WITH CHAOS AROUND THE CORNER WITH THIS PRESIDENT. THIS PRESIDENT. LEADING OFF OUR DISCUSSION LEADING OFF OUR DISCUSSION TONIGHT, A CNBC CONTRIBUTE TOR, TONIGHT, A CNBC CONTRIBUTE TOR, SENIOR FINANCIAL CORRESPONDENT,...

Independent Group in talks with Electoral Commission to become a political party – News Live

 The Independent Group made the first move towards forming a political party today by holding talks with the Electoral Commission   The grouping, which is currently made up of 11 MPs from the Tories and Labour , want to become a fully-fledged party but have set “no specific timeframe” for the process  Group spokesman Chuka Umunna said the goal was to be ready...