Indigenous people from across Brazil recently occupied space in front of the country's National Congress, protesting a proposed constitutional amendment that would transfer the decision-making power to demarcate indigenous territories to Brazil's legislature, which protesters fear could lead to corporate land grabs.
Markers of economic and social inequality abound, so it should come as no surprise that US institutions are ripe with racial injustice, including the extrajudicial killing of Black men by police. So for African-Americans, it's probably fair to say that neither the cold-blooded murder of Walter Scott, nor that of Eric Harris, comes as any great surprise.
Mill and Hayek help to define the liberal tradition, but in both temperament and orientation, they could not be further apart. Mill was in some ways a radical. Hayek was not exactly a conservative, but he generally venerated traditions and long-standing practices.