liberal democracy

Workers in personal protective equipment bury bodies in a trench on Hart Island in New York during the state’s spring surge of coronavirus deaths (John Minchillo/AP/CP)

The pandemic has finally busted the myth that rich countries can overcome anything

The awful response to the pandemic put the final nail in the myth of liberal democracy’s pre-eminence

Democracy can’t be taken for granted. Charlottesville proves that.

Opinion: The tragedy in Charlottesville is a reminder that democracy requires constant commitment—even in places like the U.S. and Canada