All posts tagged "democracy in crisis"

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    DEMOCRACY IN CRISIS: Quebec Calling

    Fearing deportation, Haitians flee the U.S. for Canada Francois LeFranc, 45, lingers over breakfast in the dining room of the NAV Centre, an Ontario hotel and conference center on the banks of the St. Lawrence Seaway. Dressed...

    • Posted September 13, 2017
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  • DEMOCRACY IN CRISIS: Podcast 8.31.17

    Planet Columnist Baynard Woods talks with the New Yorker‘s Amanda Petrusich about her eclipse experience; it’s not what you think. This week, co-host Baynard Woods talks with Amanda Petrusich, who recently wrote for the New Yorker about spending...

    • Posted August 31, 2017
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  • DEMOCRACY IN CRISIS: This Ain’t the Summer of Love

    The problem of white supremacy falls on the shoulders of all white people. JACKSON HOLE, WY – One night last week, I suddenly started pouring sweat, heart pounding, as I fell off my couch. I couldn’t feel...

    • Posted August 30, 2017
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  • DEMOCRACY IN CRISIS: Whose Autocracy is it Anyway?

    Thirteen authoritarian jokes on America. I FBI Director James Comey was speaking to federal agents when news of his firing flashed across the television behind him. The regime blamed new Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and cited...

    • Posted May 17, 2017
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  • DEMOCRACY IN CRISIS: The Darkness of Noon

    What the Trump inauguration may signal for America. Jackson Hole, WY — Dozens of police officers block off the corner at 12th and Massachusetts Avenue in Washington, D.C. gripping their batons and big canisters of pepper spray,...

    • Posted January 25, 2017
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