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Democracy Alive and Kicking: Follow-up

In October 2020 I wrote a piece on democracy in the Transatlantic Puzzle. It concerned speculation about the death of democracy as the November 2020 US Presidential election was approaching, and pointed out that threats to democracy were not just taking place in the United States, but throughout the world. Four examples were offered: Belarus, …

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Democracy Alive and Kicking

MJ Fox is an independent author, editor and researcher with a PhD from the Institute for Peace and Conflict Research, Uppsala University, Sweden. Teaching experience includes Uppsala, St. Andrews (Scotland) and Georgetown (Washington DC) universities. Topics of interest involve issues around political culture, child soldiers, violent non-state actors and international humanitarian law. Publications include The …

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