July 6, 2014

Identity, Not Ideology, Is Moving the World

Fareed Zakaria, Washington Post

The Associated Press

In an age of globalization, elites have discussions about political ideology — more government, less government — but, as Samuel Huntington noted many years ago, the bottom-up force that seems to be moving the world these days is political identity. The questions that fill people with emotion are “Who are we?” and, more ominously, “Who are we not?”

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