The Origin of ‘Liberalism’ – The Atlantic


http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2014/02/the-origin-of-liberalism/283780/

When Adam Smith and a group of fellow Scots first used the word in a political sense, it meant something very different than it does today.

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