THE FATE OF THE WEST The Battle to Save the World’s Most Successful Political Idea Bill Emmott PublicAffairs 257 pages; $28 ONE ANOTHER’S EQUALS The Basis of Human Equality Jeremy Waldron The Belknap Press/Harvard University Press 264 pages; $29.95 The greatest threat to Western liberal democracies in the future is more likely to come from extreme inequality than from Islamic extremism. This is because inequality erodes two foundation stones of modern society — openness to new ideas and ...
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Robert B Reich | NYT Last Updated at July 30, 2017 23:14 IST