chapter  33
Liberal Democracy vs. Transnational Progressivism
JOHN FONTE
ByThe Ideological War Within the West
Pages 7

Nearly a year before the September 11 attacks, news stories provided a preview of the transnational politics of the future. In October 2000, in preparation for the U.N. Conference Against Racism, about fifty American NGOs called on the U.N. “to hold the United States accountable for the intractable and persistent problem of discrimination.”