Open Hegelianism: Alternate Modernities

Hegelianism is often attacked for totalitarianism or necessitarianism, that is, that there is one linear development to history or freedom, with the ‘West’ seen as the end-all-be-all of the progressions conclusion.

Though one may find many passages in Hegel’s works stating something like this, is this actually the case according to the speculative method and its consequences?