Where liberalism helps

Oct 11, 2018 by

By Jozef Andrew Kosc, First Things. […] The situation of the suffering Church demands a wholly different strategy from our search in the West for post-liberal political alternatives. In much of the world, we cannot afford to suspect liberalism, but must instead affirm liberal principles of...

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The Myth of Liberalism

Sep 25, 2018 by

by James V Schall, The Imaginative Conservative: The Myth of Liberalism offers a concise argument of the adequacy of modern liberalism and a re-presention of how classical/medieval understanding of family and virtue really is a superior understanding of the human good… “Contemporary liberalism is...

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The rise of post-truth liberalism

Sep 4, 2018 by

by John Gray, UnHerd: Visiting New York a few weeks after Trump’s victory in the presidential election, I found myself immersed in a mass psychosis. The city’s intelligentsia was possessed by visions of conspiracy. No one showed any interest in the reasons Trump supporters may have had for voting...

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Friendly Theological Liberalism: A Threat in Every Age

Jul 17, 2018 by

by Dan Doriani, The Gospel Coalition: For centuries, liberal theologians have believed it their task to make Christianity palatable to “modern man.” In most cases, the modern man in question is anyone who shares the liberal theologian’s heritage and social status. The liberal theologian’s goal is...

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Patrick Deneen and the Problem with Liberalism

May 15, 2018 by

by Samuel Gregg, Public Discourse: Patrick Deneen poses good questions but begs others. The second installment in the Public Discourse symposium on Why Liberalism Failed. For some time, I’ve regarded the word “liberalism” as an expression now invested with so many contradictory meanings that it...

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Come out and admit it, Mr Farron. You’re a conservative

May 13, 2018 by

by David Kurten, The Conservative Woman: Poor Tim Farron. He really is having a hard time of it pretending to be a liberal. His problem is that he chose to get involved in politics by joining the Liberal Democrats thinking they were still classic liberals who promoted freedom of thought and...

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