Examples from the Web for liberalism
Sometimes democracy and liberalism are about speaking up about the great issues, like a massive foreign war.A Few Great Men Too Many: Aaron Sorkin Doesn’t Think You Can Handle the Truth|Arthur Chu|December 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
From its founding in 1914, The New Republic has been the flagship and forum of American liberalism.Facebook Prince Purges The New Republic: Inside the Destruction of a 100-Year-Old Magazine|Lloyd Grove|December 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Liberalism in the United States today is the politics that dares not speak its name.American Dreams: How Bush Shaped Our Reading of Roth’s ‘The Plot Against America’|Nathaniel Rich|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Usually, though, old-fashioned Liberalism is very much at the fore in Puck.
Even so, Maher has identified a problem within Western liberalism today.
Mr. Brooke regards himself as a teacher of positive religion, but in our judgment his service to liberalism is really negative.Flowers of Freethought|George W. Foote
As a natural consequence, our new publication became an organ of liberalism, free-thinking, and open inquiry.An Autobiography|Anthony Trollope
I thought of the great Poet's abandonment of liberalism at an unlucky juncture, and no repaying consequence that I could ever see.Browning's England|Helen Archibald Clarke
Romanticism may be defined as liberalism in literature; it is a breaking away from authority and a return to nature.Elementary Guide to Literary Criticism|F. V. N. Painter
Here I merely remark: It is of the essence of Liberalism to oppose the use of force, the basis of all tyranny.Liberalism|L. T. Hobhouse
British Dictionary definitions for liberalism
Derived Formsliberalist, noun, adjectiveliberalistic, adjective
Culture definitions for liberalism
In the twentieth century, a viewpoint or ideology associated with free political institutions and religious toleration, as well as support for a strong role of government in regulating capitalism and constructing the welfare state (see also welfare state).