The liberal elite is forming a new aristocracy
Liberalism has become a victim of its own success, says American political scientist Patrick Deneen, who said in an interview that Hungary was regarded as a positive example by US conservative intellectuals, primarily because of the government’s family policy measures. The professor at the University of Notre Dame came to Hungary to attend the presentation of the Hungarian edition of his book, “Why Liberalism Failed.”
The basic idea of your book is that liberalism is in crisis because it has actually triumphed. How should this be understood?
Many people identify liberalism with the modern definition of freedom as the absence of…