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The Fate of Western Democracy
November 7, 2018
St. Johnsbury Athenaeum
Liberal democracy—the system of representative democracy, individual liberty, and the rule of law on which America was founded—is being challenged by both foreign powers and domestic politicians who favor more autocratic governance. Visiting scholar at Middlebury College Stan Sloan discusses these threats.
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For more information
- “Democracy threatened by illiberalism trend,” by Stanley R. Sloan, VTDigger, 6/12/2018
- “The West’s Future Depends on the Political Center,” by Stanley R. Sloan, Atlantic Council, 5/8/2017
- About Stanley R. Sloan’s book Transatlantic Traumas, Manchester University Press