Abstract Musings

Documenting the random thoughts of a cluttered mind

Norm Geras: Two Faces of Liberalism

Norm Geras: Two faces of liberalism – Also read: Multiculturalism at the crossroads

There is another kind of liberalism, one that knows, not only the meaning of a necessary and unavoidable fight, but also that the values of liberalism, and precisely the values of liberalism, set certain limits to tolerance, and to ‘understanding’ in the complaisant sense of that much abused word.