Pavel Barša

is Professor of Political Science at Charles University, Prague. He was a Jan Patočka Visiting Fellow at Institute for Human Sciences (IWM).

Articles

Cover for: Why liberal elites can be dangerous to democracy

Interviewed by Ludger Hagedorn, Czech political scientist Pavel Barša makes the case for a balance between the ideals of liberalism and collective sovereignty. Barša argues that individual freedom and civil solidarity are not possible without collective re-distribution and social solidarity, in his response to Timothy Snyder’s book ‘The Road to Unfreedom’.