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The Rise of Illiberal Democracies (Council on Foreign Relations, 2018)

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Council on Foreign Relations | April 23, 2018

Speakers discuss the growing trend toward populism around the world and the current global state of democracy. Speakers Michael Abramowitz President, Freedom House; Former White House Correspondent, Washington Post Nicole M. Bibbins Sedaca Chair, Global Politics and Security Concentration and Professor in the Practice of International Affairs, Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University; Former Senior Advisor to the Undersecretary of State for Democracy and Global Affairs, U.S. Department of State Timothy Snyder Richard C. Levin Professor of History, Yale University; Author, The Road to Unfreedom: Russia, Europe, America Presider Kati I. Marton Author and Human Rights Activist

The Illiberalism Studies Program studies the different faces of illiberal politics and thought in today’s world, taking into account the diversity of their cultural context, their intellectual genealogy, the sociology of their popular support, and their implications on the international scene.