欧洲的全球使命

欧洲正在寻找它的定位。我认为这点应该很容易,那就是,欧盟体现了开放社会的理念,它应该成为全球开放社会的一支有力的力量。

让我来解释一下我的意思。

开放社会的理念最早是由法国哲学家伯格森的著作《道义和宗教的两个根源》一书中提出来的。伯格森认为一个根源是部落性的,它将引向一个封闭的社会,其内部成员会保持密切的关系但他们对外人却感到恐惧或充满敌意。另一个根源是普世的,它将引向一个由普世人权所主导的开放社会,个人的自由将会得到保护和促进。

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