Right-Wing Populism and the End of Democracy 

For many reasons, democracy is associate with the word liberal. A liberal shows commitment to fundamental democratic values such as freedom of speech, the separation of powers, and the protection of individual rights. In this understanding, George W. Bush is as much of a liberal as Barack Obama. In the American understanding, however, only one More

Source: Right-Wing Populism and the End of Democracy – CounterPunch.org