How to Put Out Democracy's Dumpster Fire

Written by Anne Applebaum and Peter Pomerantsev 8 March 2021

“Tocqueville reckoned that the true success of democracy in America rested not on the grand ideals expressed on public monuments or even in the language of the Constitution...by contrast, Americans worked together...in the nearly two centuries that have passed since Tocqueville wrote these words, many of those institutions and habits have deteriorated or disappeared.” (Applebaum and Pomerantsev, 2021).

Publisher: The Atlantic

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Categories: Liberal Democracy, Tools of Democracy