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把握中间路线

圣地亚哥——国际新闻界很难界定法国总统票选第一轮获胜候选人伊曼纽尔·马克龙的政治立场。有人称之为自由派;也有人称之为温和派;大多数人最后认为中间派才是最合适的形容词。

这种选择可以理解,但却并不是没有一点问题。中间派只表明中间立场,就好像中间派的理念仅仅是右派和左派的混合。事实上,成功的中间派政治运动属于社会学家安东尼·吉登斯所说的激进中间立场:他们具有强烈的意识形态,而且有自己独特的想法。

马克龙和其他自由主义者,比如加拿大总理贾斯丁·特鲁多或西班牙新公民党都还没有确定自己的立场。下面是我对现代自由主义者和中间派政治议程的看法。

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