Twilight of the Liberal Right

Written by Michelle Goldberg 27 July 2020

“Liberal democracy per se was never the animating passion of the trans-Atlantic right — anti-Communism was. When the threat of Communist expansion disappeared, so did most of the right’s commitment to a set of values that, it’s now evident, were purely instrumental” (Michelle Goldberg, 2020).

Publisher: NYT

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Categories: Authoritarianism, Liberal Democracy