VOL. 3, NO. 5, PGS. 1–5


The True Values of Liberalism
A conversation with Deirdre Nansen McCloskey

This interview was conducted by Javier Toro.

Deirdre Nansen McCloskey is Distinguished Professor of Economics, History, English, and Communication at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Her latest book is Why Liberalism Works.

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What is liberalism? What are its true values?

Liberalism is the claim that society should consist of free people, with no masters and no slaves. It is equality of permission. As the Leveller Richard Rumbold said from the scaffold in 1685, “I am sure there was no man born marked of God above another; for none comes into [...]

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