How Democracies Die: Global Development

January 22, 2019
to
January 22, 2019
Venice Community Center
326 S. Nokomis Ave.
Venice, FL 34285
Military coups and violent seizures of power are now rare. Most countries hold regular elections. Democracies still die, but by different means. Dr. Daniel Ziblatt will show that in recent decades several democracies died at the hands of freely elected governments. Leaders used democratic institutions to weaken or destroy democracy.