He’s a better and deeper source for thought about liberal ideals, in certain ways, than Kant, Mill, and Comte. I reject Socialism” as an economic idea that has failed. I would also like to add that one thing I believe in, to the bottom of my heart, is that we should elect more scientists to the US Congress. Much of our policy is made by people who are ignorant of scientific fact or who even believe nonfacts.

https://www.thenation.com/ article/interview-cosmopolitantradition-martha-nussbaum/