The Radical Center
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The Radical Center

Embracing Enlightenment

One differences, I think, between the old classical liberals and modern libertarians is many libertarians have tried to divorce the case for liberty from the larger framework in which old liberals saw the world. The classical liberal case for liberty wasn’t value-free. It was based on the assumption that human flourishing is good and certain basic principles about life were important.

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James Peron

James Peron

James Peron is the president of the Moorfield Storey Institute, was the founding editor of Esteem a LGBT publication in South Africa under apartheid.