Foreign Affairs May/June Issue Launch: Is Democracy Dying? A Global Report

Foreign Affairs May/June Issue Launch: Is Democracy Dying? A Global Report

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Daniel Kurtz-Phelan discusses the May/June 2018 issue of Foreign Affairs magazine with contributors Yuen Yuen Ang and Yascha Mounk. The latest issue reports on how the current American political landscape is contributing to a domestic and global democratic regression, and how that endangers the international landscape.

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