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Christopher Dickey: We’re Seeing The Death Of Democracy In America & Europe | The 11th Hour | MSNBC
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Charles Taylor, “Democratic Degeneration: Three Easy Paths to Regression”: March 26, 2018
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Charles Taylor, “Democratic Degeneration: Three Easy Paths to Regression”: March 26, 2018

Hello. I’m Jonathan Lear. I’m the Roman family director of the Neibauer Collegium. And I’d like to welcome you to today’s lecture. I expect that many of you, like me, have been reading Charles Taylor all of your intellectual lives.

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What are the universal human rights? – Benedetta Berti
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What are the universal human rights? – Benedetta Berti

The idea of human rights is that each one of us, no matter who we are or where we are born, is entitled to the same basic rights and freedoms. Human rights are not privileges, and they cannot be granted

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ZZ Packer on The Open Mind: Civility of Morals and Manners
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ZZ Packer on The Open Mind: Civility of Morals and Manners

I’m Alexander Heffner your host on the open mind when is civility a duty and when is it a trap this was the thought-provoking and insightful question delivered in the New York Times Magazine last year its author is novelist

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