Ideas from 'How to be a Liberal' by Ian Dunt [2020], by Theme Structure

[found in 'How to Be a Liberal' by Dunt,Ian [Canbury Press 2020,978-1-912454-41-9]].

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25. Society / B. The State / 2. State Legitimacy / e. General will
In 1794 France all individual and legal rights were suppressed by the general will
25. Society / D. Political Doctrines / 6. Liberalism
Over several centuries a set of eight main liberal values was established
No government, or the whole nation, can control an individual beyond legitimate scope
Laissez-faire liberalism failed to give people the protections and freedoms needed for a good life
25. Society / D. Political Doctrines / 14. Nationalism
Nationalism pretends that we can only have a single identity