Category Archives: Liberal Democracy

The Washington Post: Opinion- Sheri Berman- ‘ Some Argue That The West Should Limit Democracy To Save Liberalism: Here’s Why They’re Wrong’

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat America and to a certain extent Europe, has a long history of subsidizing authoritarian regimes in the Middle East and Africa (specifically) for their own national interests. The thinking being … Continue reading

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USA Today: Opinion: Qanta Ahmed- Islamism’s Double Pronged Assault on Liberal Democracy

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat: USA Today: Opinion: Qanta Ahmed- Islamism’s Double Pronged Assault on Liberal Democracy Islamism, from ISIS and other groups, is not just and assault on American and Western values, but its … Continue reading

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Academy of Ideas: John Stuart Mill On Liberty

Academy of Ideas: John Stuart Mill On Liberty When I think of liberty, I don’t think of the liberty to do whatever the hell I want without any consequences. I think of individual liberty, self-determination, free will, the ability for … Continue reading

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Life & Liberty Magazine: Opinion: Julie Borowski: Should Pro-Life People be Forced to Subsidize Planned Parenthood?

Life & Liberty Magazine: Opinion: Julie Borowski: Should Pro-Life People be Forced to Subsidize Planned Parenthood? With all due respect to Julie Borowski over at Life and Liberty Magazine who I personally don’t know and just saw her name for … Continue reading

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Libertarianism.Org: Opinion- George H. Smith- The Philosophy of Independence

Libertarianism.Org: Opinion- George H. Smith- The Philosophy of The Declaration of Independence “We hold these truths to self-evident that all men are created equal, that they are endowed but their Creator with certain unalienable rights. That among these are life, … Continue reading

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AlterNet: Opinion- David Masciotra- “You’re Not The Boss of Me! Why Libertarianism Is a Childish Sham”: Why Collectivism Doesn’t Work Either

Source: AlterNet: Opinion- David Masciotra- You’re Not The Boss of Me! Why Libertarianism Is a Childish Sham I actually believe that our Founding Fathers our Founding Liberals (sorry Right-Wingers) got it right when they wrote our Constitution and Bill of Rights … Continue reading

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The Atlantic: Opinion: Shadi Hamid: France’s False Choice: Can Islam and Liberalism Coexist?

The Atlantic: Opinion: Shadi Hamid: France’s False Choice Because of the fact that Muslims have emigrated from the Middle East and North Africa to the West and developed liberal societies where religion and state aren’t mixed in and where people … Continue reading

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