The End of History 

Russia’s vicious war on Ukraine isn’t just a clash between two militaries. It’s a war between two worldviews.

In his 1989 essay “The End of History?”, United States State Department official Francis Fukuyama suggested that mankind was seeing not just the conclusion of the Cold War, but the triumph of Western liberal democracy as “the final form of human government.”

“What we may be witnessing,” Fukuyama wrote, “is not just the end of the Cold War, or the passing of a particular period of postwar history, but the end of history as such.”

Read more at “The End of the End of History”

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