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In this remarkable book, Paul Rahe shows how the great thinkers anticipated the modern Left's propensity to pull us in the direction of Soft Despotism
The 60 Second Policy Update with Paul Rahe
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The Danger of Soft Despotism
Why societies are tempted by the welfare state
What previous generations understood that we don't
What we can learn from countries that have gone down this road
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