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Could Populism Actually Be Good for Democracy?

A wave of populist revolts has led many to lose faith in the wisdom of people power. But such eruptions are essential to the vitality of modern politics.

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Vladimir Putin’s Mirror Image

Alexei Navalny and his populist political representation

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European Union Strikes Back at Populism

By renouncing the Law and Justice party, Poland could return to the EU fold

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The Soviet Roots of Democratic Crisis in Latvia

As the country falls under populist rule is it a change -- or an old story?

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EssaysFeatureThe Left and the Crisis of Democracy: A Symposium

Politics, Pessimism, and Populism

We have lost the sense of the possible that social democracy injected into postwar liberal democracy

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Hannah Arendt’s Crises, and Ours

The “worldlessness” of our time manifests itself in right-wing populism

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Ágnes Heller: Orbán is a Tyrant

From the time he became the prime minister of Hungary, Orban was always interested in concentrating all the power in his hands.

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