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The Exhaustion of Hedgehog Morality

Popular Science
Wennström, Johan (2019). “The Exhaustion of Hedgehog Morality”. Quillette, March 27.

Johan Wennström

This analysis suggests that, as in the 1930s and the Second World War, liberalism today is being confronted by “authoritarianism.” In response, the analysis counsels, liberals should either renew their appeal to voters by persuasively restating their intellectual foundations and historical accomplishments or promote a more muscular version of their creed.