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  • Democracy Under Siege

    Mac Maharaj, ANC leader and prison mate of Nelson Mandela, discusses the crisis in democracies, old and new, the symptoms of this crisis, and how to move forward.
  • The Authoritarian Challenge: The Concordance Between Trump And Putin

    Eric Chenoweth confronts the reasons for and consequences of the 2016 presidential election, particularly the deep concordance between Donald Trump’s presidency and the aims and actions of Vladimir Putin’s Russia.
  • The Theory And Practice Of School Closures

    A large study of school closures finds no positive effects, but the results are difficult to interpret given how we identify schools to close in the U.S.