Apr 16, 2022 • 49M

Is Liberalism Coming Alive?

As Angela Merkel might say, there is no alternative—yet.


Appears in this episode

Damir Marusic
Shadi Hamid
Agreement is nice. Disagreement is better.
Episode details

This week, Shadi and Damir debate whether the war in Ukraine is breathing new life into the liberal idea. It seemed like liberalism might stage a comeback, but Putin-adjacent rightwing populists are still going strong in France and Hungary. Shadi insists he's a liberal who's critical of liberalism, which pushes Damir to question what exactly that means …

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