Although liberalism has always patronized such values as freedom of speech and religion, justice and equality for all, there have been times when people have favored a more conservative and strict approach. In the 21st century the main liberal principles have not changed, yet the demographics and questions they address - have. Immigration, environment protection, the rights of homosexuals – these are just some of the issues that will accompany liberal politics until they are properly resolved. Many believe that the United States electing an African-American to serve as President was a triumphant milestone for liberalism. Nevertheless – only the upcoming years will show whether this political and philosophical belief will resurrect stronger than ever before. In order to find out more about liberalism, its forms and core principles – read this book.