the war on populism

Here we are, two and half years later, and democracy is under constant attack by host of malevolent populist forces.., debaucherous eau de Novichok assassins, Bernie Sanders, French, emboldened non-exploding mail bomb bombers, Jeremy Corbyn's Nazi Death Cult, and brain-devouring Russian-Cubano..

the many lives of liberalism

For James Miller, a veteran of 1960s protests and Students for a Democratic Society, the democratic ideal is one that allows citizens not merely to vote for representatives but to participate as actively as possible in ruling themselves. ... But he still holds out hope that some version of..

the wrong kind of unity against trump

Everyone from the in his cabinet to the bureaucracy, the media and both Republican and Democratic Parties have denounced Trump's withdrawal so-called rogue states, and great-power rivals.. ... The first is the influence of pro-Democratic Party liberalism, which led the main forces of..

remembering the ludlow amendment

But, after World War I, Democratic Rep. Louis Ludlow of Indiana, like many Americans, thought that even the original scheme of vesting war-making decisions in Congress was too permissive and detached from popular will. ..

the future of freedom foundation

For one thing, he had listened to President Eisenhower's Farewell Address, where Ike warned about the dangers that the military-industrial complex posed to the liberties and democratic processes of American people. ..

taiwan: interview with zhu meixue and lina cheng

The Marxists will contribute to this debate and work shoulder to shoulder with Taiwanese youth and workers, explaining the need for socialist programme of nationalisation of the commanding heights of the economy and placing them under democratic workers control, as the only, ultimate, solution to..

the “unpeople” of south korea

However, an interesting observation is what they claim as a basis for the legitimacy of their demands – democratic rights. In a democratic society, people collectively make decisions and actively participate in formulating laws and regulations in the government. ..

meet europe’s left nationalists

Onstage, she was joined by allies in Germany’s Green Party and the Social Democratic Party. ... In France, Jean-Luc Mélenchon leads La France Insoumise, a left-populist movement that has been critical of mass migration. ..

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