Tag Archives: political theory
Life and death as political questions.
Centrism is rather parasitic on left and right positions, falling and rising forces.
Some reforms make change possible, others make sure it never comes.
The point of freedom is to live free.
Liberty minus responsibility equals license.
This is the kernel of truth expressed, yet distorted in the centrist’s false equivalence of left and right “populisms.”
What we are witnessing in the US and elsewhere is the de-linking of and contradiction between liberalism and democracy.
Trumpism is based on an impoverished model of wealth and a repressive model of power.
That nation, it turns out, is more violent than powerful. It is rather the people that bear the power to shape change.
They even believe that all economics is war. Sadly, they may have a point.