40 Years On, I think that “Postliberal” sums it up
Love your input over there. And not only do the ideas you referenced not work, some of their proponents demonstrably are poopyheads!
There is a concise but accessible discussion by OneCosmos of this subject at Shrinkwrapped (Who are they)(referring to 'liberals'). Please see the comments dated 1/12/06.http://shrinkwrapped.blogs.com/blog/2006/01/who_are_they.html#commentsAs you, AVI, having lived through Kennedy and Humphrey, I still fail to see why we have the present political landscape. There are few civilized choices. I am both amazed and disgusted. ------(excerpt from onecosmos)No classical liberal would ever agree to government enforced racism, categorizing people by group, campus speech codes, confiscatory taxes, stifling government regulation. Nor would a liberal condone the attacks on religion, as classical liberals always understood the importance of a virtuous populace. Liberals always equally emphasized responsibilities and obligations with rights and entitlements, and were not naive about the propensity for human evil.
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