Members of the G7 from left, Prime Minister of Italy Mario Draghi, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, President Joe Biden, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Japan Fumio Kishida, French President Emmanuel Macron and European Council President Charles Michel stand for a photo at Schloss Elmau following their dinner at G7 Summit in Elmau, Germany, Sunday, June 26, 2022. Susan Walsh/AP Photo.
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Are we all liberals now?

A thin philosophy like liberalism cannot build a society from scratch. It assumes too much, promises even more, and delivers it all too slowly, if at all.