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Authoritarians Are Winning Their War On Western Democracy

Authoritarians Are Winning Their War On Western Democracy

As long as America fails to safeguard democracy, authoritarians will continue to undermine western liberalism and grow their influence.

In 2021, US Democracy Survived An Assault. But Its Threats Grew.

In 2021, US Democracy Survived An Assault. But Its Threats Grew.

Last year it became clear that although American democracy survived a crucial stress test, the radical right’s efforts to undermine it have only grown larger.

Democracy Is In Recession. How Can We Restore Faith In It?

Democracy Is In Recession. How Can We Restore Faith In It?

The 1/6 insurrection highlighted the fragility of US democracy. Its aftermath provides an opportunity to strengthen democracy that we shouldn't squander.

The GOP Effort To Install “Big Lie” Election Officials Raises Alarms

The GOP Effort To Install “Big Lie” Election Officials Raises Alarms

During the 2020 election, key election officials refused to play along with Trump’s election lies. Now, the GOP is seeking to replace them with sycophants.

Tucker Carlson Is The Most Dangerous Anchor In America

Tucker Carlson Is The Most Dangerous Anchor In America

The Fox News host is abusing his position leading America's most-watched cable news program to push the Republican Party into an even more authoritarian, racist, and anti-truth stance.

America Classified As A Declining Democracy By Experts, Again

America Classified As A Declining Democracy By Experts, Again

Freedom House Democracy Index marked America as a declining democracy. Is the American system itself flawed or can it recover?

In Rural Nevada, A Microcosm Of The GOP’s Increasingly Radical Local Politics

In Rural Nevada, A Microcosm Of The GOP’s Increasingly Radical Local Politics

Recent far-right moves in rural counties in Nevada showcase how local GOP officials are becoming increasingly radical.

The Global Anti-Abortion Movement Continues To Mobilize Post-Trump

The Global Anti-Abortion Movement Continues To Mobilize Post-Trump

There is a well-financed, transnational movement against reproductive rights. This will have disastrous consequences for global health and human rights if it's not challenged.

How January 6 Echoed Past Right-Wing Coup Attempts In The Western World

How January 6 Echoed Past Right-Wing Coup Attempts In The Western World

The January 6 insurrection fits into a history of right-wing coup attempts at times when their influence was threatened by a growing progressive movement.

The Interconnected Conspiracies That Sparked The January 6 Insurrection

The Interconnected Conspiracies That Sparked The January 6 Insurrection

Rather than one grand conspiracy, it appears the January 6 insurrection was organized and executed by disparate extremist groups.

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