Jul 30, 2020
Are we reaching a tipping point in our politics, and is the very legitimacy of our democratic system is being called into question? The Week's Damon Linker joins Shadi and Damir to discuss how a desperate narrative seems to be taking a hold on the Right, its historical antecedents, and whether the threat comes from an illiberal ideology or if our Union has always been more precarious than we thought.
"When Conservatives Become Revolutionaries," by Damon Linker (The Week)
"Democracy Maybe," by Lee Drutman, Joe Goldman, and Larry Diamond (Voter Study Group)