Yascha Mounk is a contributing writer at The Atlantic and an associate professor at Johns Hopkins University. He is the author of The People vs. Democracy: Why Our Freedom Is in Danger and How to Save It.
We need to start preparing for a darker reality.
- Yascha Mounk, The Atlantic
Viewpoint: Authoritarian Populists Have Six Classic Moves. Trump's Response to COVID-19 Uses 5 of Them.
While the president may not be using the coronavirus to consolidate power, Americans should still be worried about the threat he poses to democracy.
- Yascha Mounk and Kristy Parker, The Atlantic
A new report shows that people around the world are collectively losing faith in democratic systems.
- Yascha Mounk and Roberto Stefan Foa, The Atlantic