You’ll find an urgent series of stories in this morning, all centered around a crucial question: Is democracy dying? Start with ’s note about this collection of extraordinary work
JUST POSTED: Is democracy dying? A series from The Atlantic
I’d like to take the morning off and just read this special issue of ⁦⁩ from cover to cover, starting with ⁦⁩’s editors’ note.
"The system of government delineated in the Constitution is a concession to the idea that humans are deficient in the science of rational self-governance."
"This issue represents the latest in a series of attempts by The Atlantic to understand the trajectory of democracy and the American idea. Our hope is that you find this a useful guide to a perilous moment." Thoughtful intro-essay from