Modern vs Classical Liberalism
Sunday, December 03rd, 2017 | Author:

A good description of the contradictions faced by modern liberalism (more commonly referred to as Leftists or Progressives):

Modern liberalism, though, is very much an intentionally devised system. (That’s modern and not classical liberalism; the latter is something closer to capitalism.) Modern liberalism is a loosely configured set of ideas and attitudes.

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What modern liberals believe instead is that a clerisy, an educated elite that favors personal autonomy and open-mindedness and fairness, should write the rules for everybody else.

Source: The Conflicting Dogmas of the Liberal Clerisy

Category: Politics