If it is possible, by means of social redistribution of resources (the use of e.g. tax measures or social welfare), to minimize the negative impact on our lives by certain factors that are beyond our control, such a strategy realizes the liberal ideal of freedom. It provides deep justification for this ideal of freedom.
There is the only one honest answer I can give to this question: I don’t know. I am not being coy and admitting to this agnosticism derives from a deeper uncertainty as to what liberalism “really” is, in general, but also more specifically, what it is in Poland. I think the question itself about the […]