The Problem Of Democracy By Alain De Benoist Analysis

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“The Problem of Democracy” by Alain de Benoist Alain de Benoist is the one of the leading philosopher who was born 11 December, 1943. He was also known as a French academic and a founder of the Nouvelle Droite (New Right). In history, Alain de Benoist is remembered like a critic of neoliberalism and egalitarianism. Neoliberalism is a policy model of economics that contains extensive economic liberalization policies, such as privatization, deregulation, and reductions in government spending. Neoliberalism transfers the control of economic factors from the public sector to the private sector. On the other hand, egalitarianism is about the equality. It is not the accidental that the meaning of the egalitarianism is equalitarianism. In other words, it is a trend of the idea that give the favor of equality for all. Ultimately, we could say that he was against of the ideas of neoliberalism and egalitarianism. Alain de Benoist’s one of the famous books is “The Problem of Democracy”. He wrote this book in 1985. Alain de Benoist had an assumption that how liberal “market democracy” would later become the opponent to what was supposed to be. Author touches very deep and valuable points in this book. First of all, he draw the attention to the point that, all users of the word “democracy” should know the meaning of it. Using the word “democracy” without knowing the right meaning of it could lead to the disaster. De Benoist also rightly states the point that all political actors of

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