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The week democracy died

August 15, 2016
Yascha Mounk in Slate Magazine

Dark days this summer showed how government by the people—beset by illiberal populists on one side and undemocratic elites on the other—is poised for extinction.

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Yascha Mounk

Yascha Mounk

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Yascha Mounk is an associate professor of the practice of international affairs at the School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) and a senior fellow at the SNF Agora Institute at Johns Hopkins ...