Crimea and the Dark Side of Self-Determination

Crimean Self-Determination

Walter Moss: If we are to avoid in our present century much of the bloodshed characteristic of the previous one, any such slogans, including self-determination, have to be constrained by a hierarchy of other values. Among them peace, empathy, and tolerance are not the least important.

Capitalism Versus Democracy

capitalism-skirt-600

Capitalism Versus Democracy — Democratic socialists have often claimed that democracy fits better with socialism than with capitalism.

What Is Progress and Are We Progressing?

age-of-progress-600

Are We Better Off — We need to ask ourselves whether on a global scale at the end of the twentieth century people were better off than at the beginning of it.

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...