Fear of Falling, by Barbara Ehrenreich
The debacle of the 1988 presidential election not only left the very word “liberalism” badly battered, but may have administered the coup de grace to the only opposition movement with a shred of intellectual and political vitality: the so-called “neoliber
About the Author
Wilfred M. McClay, who holds the SunTrust Chair of Excellence in the Humanities at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, contributed “Is Conservatism Finished?” to the January COMMENTARY. His latest book is Figures in the Carpet: Finding the Human Person in the American Past.