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Power, Politics and the Pandemic

11 October 2020
Athens Democracy Forum
Video

Closing Remarks: Roger Cohen

11 October 2020
Athens Democracy Forum
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Closing Conversation: Juan Guaidó

11 October 2020
Athens Democracy Forum
Video

From Protests to Politics

There’s no question that activists have been the catalysts for real regime changes around the

world. But can protests transition into lasting governmental structures? Or are dissidents by

nature ill-suited to governance?

11 October 2020
Athens Democracy Forum
Video

New Frontiers for Digital Democracy

11 October 2020
Athens Democracy Forum
Video

A Vision for Europe: Alice Bah Kuhnke

11 October 2020
Athens Democracy Forum
Video

A Vision for Europe: Maria Schmidt

11 October 2020
Athens Democracy Forum
Video

The Power of Belief

Are religion and ideology obstacles or guiding lights in a democracy? They can be powerful

forces for good in the pursuit of higher morals, in the care for the poor, in the promotion of

civil society. The moral and ethical principles of liberal democracy derive from religion, and

shared identities can give people a sense of community and purpose. But religion and, more

recently, identity politics can also be forces for coercion, abuse of the weak, terror, intolerance

and war. Where is the balance in the modern world?

11 October 2020
Athens Democracy Forum
Video

Technology and the Future of Democracy

11 October 2020
Athens Democracy Forum
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