In moments of crisis, unelected and nonmajoritarian actors can play a pivotal position. At current, the key struggle for the way forward for liberal democracy seems as if it will be unfolding among events and thinkers on the best.
Its troubles at one level are fiscal and economic, however there is a political dimension which may be much more critical. Communism is gone, but while it was alive and in power it bred profound moral pathologies that also haunt the area.
Young kids study Washington’s impeccable honesty and, thereby, the importance of telling the reality, from the legend of the cherry tree. When asked by his father if he had chopped down a cherry tree together with his new hatchet, Washington confessed to committing the deed by replying, “Father, I can not tell a lie.” This occasion by no means occurred and was fabricated by biographer Parson Mason Weems within … Read More