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Silvio Berlusconi and the Decline of Western Civilization

Silvio Berlusconi and the Decline of Western Civilization

For some time now, I have believed that when future historians look back at politics at the turn of the 21st century, they will place the blame for the collapse of Western civilization on the shoulders of one man, Italy’s former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi. Though Berlusconi is out

Francis Fukuyama
Technology, Freedom of Speech, and Rush Limbaugh

Technology, Freedom of Speech, and Rush Limbaugh

One of the great pillars of modern liberal democracy is its protection of the right to free expression.  The first act of any authoritarian government will be to censor critical voices:  the Chinese Communist Party thus exercises ever-tightening control over both legacy media and the internet; Putin has put all

Francis Fukuyama