WHILE WE'RE AT IT
- NEW HORIZONS FOR LIBERAL INTERNATIONAL. Schoettli, Urs // Contemporary Review;Sep83, Vol. 243 Issue 1412, p150
Focuses on the Liberal International in Europe in 1983. Impact of the increased presence of international Socialism and the international initiatives from the Conservative and Christian Democrat camps on international liberalism; Effect of the rise of the Labour Party in Great Britain on the...
- The Rhetoric and Politics of Liberty. Geise, Jack P. // Social Science Quarterly (University of Texas Press);Dec1989, Vol. 70 Issue 4, p836
The concepts of liberty and freedom are the core of liberal political thought. They are also a focus for contemporary politics. The present paper examines the various definitions associated with the notion of liberty, as well as the ways in which these definitions reflect the concrete political...
- Representative Democracy: What's the law got to do with it? Geddis, Andrew // Otago Law Review;2006, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p197
The article shares the author's thoughts on the connection of representative democracy with the law. He stresses that the concept of democracy occupies a foundational role in Western Liberal societies such as New Zealand. He asserts that the law is dependent on the concept of democracy for its...
- Compulsory Orthodoxy. // America;8/18/1979, Vol. 141 Issue 4, p64
The author reflects on the difficulty of being a card-holding liberal. The author mentions that being a card-holding liberal is not easy for those people who attempt to be consistent while holding to the approved positions of liberal orthodoxy. The author suggests that achievements from both...
- The Decline of the Liberal Faith. Bethell, Tom // American Spectator;Mar2005, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p36
Focuses on the decline of the faith of liberalism in the U.S. Comparison between liberal faith and communism; Principle of the liberal faith; Possible result of the introduction of liberalism to Arabs in Iraq.
- A Populist Specter. // Wilson Quarterly;Winter2005, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p86
Presents views on liberalism. Description of modern liberals; Formation of the democracies of the West; Decline in the appeal of liberals in Europe.
- DEMOCRACY FOR EVERYONE. Burt, Struthers // Saturday Evening Post;7/30/1932, Vol. 205 Issue 5, p21
Reconsiders what the meaning of democracy is. Question of whether U.S. citizens really understand the meaning of democracy; Definition of liberalism; Obligations that any U.S. citizen must assume.
- Moving Left? Teixeira, Ruy // Dissent (00123846);Spring2007, Vol. 54 Issue 2, p59
The article focuses on the issue of voters shifts in terms of policy preferences in the U.S. and its impact on American liberalism. It was cited that in the November 2006 election, Democrats gained thirty House seats and six Senate seats, which makes them control the chambers. Such shifts in...
- Guilt and Guts. Long, Rob // National Review;4/16/2001, Vol. 53 Issue 7, p26
This article focuses on liberalism in the U.S. Liberals are sensitive people. Like all sensitive persons, their best defense is a preemptive first strike. That was former U.S. President Bill Clinton's strategy, and it's what the teachers unions and the supporters of the welfare state have been...