J.M.W. Turner, “Bell Rock Lighthouse” (Wikimedia Commons)
Liberty and Liberalism
Stormy Weather

A recent essay collection from Vladimir Tismaneanu and Bogdan Iacob surveys the “ideological storms” that challenged liberalism in the 20th century—and offers a cautionary tale about the seductions of illiberalism today.

Appeared in: Volume 16, Number 1 | Published on: June 20, 2020
Michael Kimmage is a professor of history at the Catholic University of America, specializing in the history of the United States, Europe, and Russia. His latest book is The Abandonment of the West: The History of an Idea in American Foreign Policy (Basic Books, 2020).
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