The Next Stage Podcast

Is American democracy dead?

May 31, 2022 The Next Stage Podcast
The Next Stage Podcast
Is American democracy dead?
Show Notes

Between the January 6 insurrection, so-called ‘vote audits’, gerrymandering, social media polarisation, two impeachments, and accusations of voter suppression, the four years of the Trump presidency were tumultuous to say the least. 

Join Obama Foundation CEO David Simas, ACLU president Deborah Archer, and Federal Election Commissioner Ellen Weintraub to find out if American democracy is on its last legs – or if it’s beginning a long overdue revival.

US Federal Election Commissioner Ellen Weintraub, Obama Foundation CEO David Simas and ACLU president Deborah Archer were in conversation with Steve Clemons, editor-at-large for the Hill, at Web Summit 2021.

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