Tag: liberalism

6. ‘Is liberal democracy doomed?’ – Yuval Noah Harari on 21 Lessons for the 21st Century

– Liberalism as we have known it cannot survive for long, but it can certainly reinvent itself and adapt to new realities. The great advantage of liberalism over other ideologies is that it is very flexible and undogmatic. Liberalism has already experienced several cycles of crisis and regeneration over the last century. It has survived three big crisis. The first...

The Republicans’ War on Voting Rights, Protesting and Democracy – SOME MORE NEWS

Here’s a news: During Brett Kavanaugh’s first week as a Supreme Court Justice, the White House put in a request for the Court to strike down another request for Secretary Wilbur Ross to testify in regards to his decision to add a question about citizenship in the next census. Hard to guess how Justice Brett “You-Dems-will-reap-the-whirlwind” Kavanaugh will lean on...

Political Liberalism, Indigenous Unreasonability and Post-liberal Democracy

[MUSIC PLAYING] Political liberalism, inspired in this case by studies on the actual age and multiple alternatives, leads us to ask whether democratic cultures anchored in diverse civilization context may generate multiple versions, different versions of the just and stable society of free and equal citizens. Now, various ideal types of democratic ethos then can be distinguished if we bracket...