Friday, December 16, 2016

After Trump’s Election, Political Scientists Feel New Urgency

The Chronicle of Higher Education
Fernanda Zamudio-Suaréz
December 16, 2016

Since Donald J. Trump was elected president, Yascha Mounk, a lecturer in political theory at Harvard University, has fielded calls from reporters, government officials, and think tanks.

Some callers are interested in the factors that fueled Mr. Trump’s victory, but most have a more existential concern: Is liberal democracy under threat?
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