Democracy May Not Exist, but We’ll Miss It When It’s Gone

Democracy May Not Exist, but We'll Miss It When It's Gone

“What is democracy, really? What do we mean when we use the term? And can it ever truly exist? Astra Taylor, hailed as a ‘New Civil Rights Leader’ by the Los Angeles Times, provides surprising answers. There is no shortage of democracy, at least in name, yet it is in crisis everywhere we look. From a cabal of plutocrats in the White House to gerrymandering and dark-money campaign contributions, it is clear that the principle of government by and for the people is not …

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