Is Voting Passé: More Elections, Less Democracy? [S2, E11]
Play • 29 min

Nearly half of the world’s voters cast ballots in April and May of 2019, from Spain and South Africa to India and Indonesia. But in a world that is putting strongmen in office and where governments are weaponizing social media – are elections still the best thermometer of democracy’s health around the globe? Ian Bremmer, political scientist and president of Eurasia Group and G-ZERO Media, discusses how the democratic system can be strengthened amidst political polarization and voter disenchantment.

More at https://altamar.us/is-voting-passe-more-elections-less-democracy/

Follow us on Twitter and Facebook

-----

Produced by Simpler Media

More episodes
Search
Clear search
Close search
Google apps
Main menu