Democracy

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  • The Mask It Wears: US Liberalism’s Commitment to Imperialism

    , by MISHRA Pankaj

    American liberals, Samuel Moyn wrote last year in Dissent, have never broken ‘with the exceptionalist outlook that cast the United States as uniquely virtuous’, but having Trump in the ‘cockpit of American power’ will reveal ‘just how terrifyingly normal a nation we are, with our populist jingoism (...)

  • Free Markets and the Decline of Democracy

    , by WEEKS John

    Well into the twenty-first century it is difficult to find a major country in which democratic institutions are not under stress, in many cases under aggressive attack.
    Introduction: Neoliberal Authoritarianism
    In the United States the government has fallen under the control of a profoundly (...)