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Can Autocracy Ever Be a Good Thing? Hobbe's Controversial Political philosophy

Thomas Hobbes lived in a time of absolute chaos and as a result, he advocated for the kinds of political systems we find abhorrent today. Discover how Hobbes' life led to his support of autocracy.

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Can Autocracy Ever Be a Good Thing? Hobbe's Controversial Political philosophy
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    The Advocate of Autocracy: Who is Thomas Hobbes?

    The Advocate of Autocracy: Who is Thomas Hobbes?

    Aside from being the inspiration for the tigrine alter-ego in Bill Watterson’s comic strip series Calvin and Hobbes (alongside John Calvin), Thomas …

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