The End of the Democratic Century

2018 Dec 29

Autocracys Global Ascendance


Saddams Disney for a Despot: how Dictators Exploit Ruins

2018 May 31

The Iraqi dictator followed Mussolinis lead in appropriating ancient ruins to tell a flattering story about his own authoritarian regime.


Why Orwell’s 1984 could be about Now

2018 May 21

Audiences around the world are re-reading George Orwells 1984, which is a handbook for difficult times


Why Democracy Doesn’t Deliver

2018 Apr 28

Endless elections, unqualified leaders, uninformed voters, and short-term thinking are impeding economic growth.