This is not a moment to take democracy for granted. The 2016 emergence of Donald Trump and his populist counterparts in Europe didn’t signal the start of something new. Rather, they announced a long simmering, troubling trend away from liberal democracy in the United States and elsewhere. How did we get here? How are Western values shifting? What might the future hold?
Jane HarmanPresident and CEO, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars; T...
Steve ClemonsEditor in Chief, AtlanticLIVE; Washington Editor at Large, The Atlanti...
Michael McFaulPolitical science professor at Stanford University
Peter WittigAmbassador to the United States, Embassy of the Republic of Germany
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