Amanpour and Company

Why Diverse Democracies Fall Apart and How They Can Endure

Clip: 02/02/2023 | 16m 38s  | Video has closed captioning.

In much of the world, democracy is currently under threat by the rise of authoritarianism. Writer Yascha Mounk is known for his work on democratic institutions and liberal values. In his latest book "The Great Experiment," Mounk describes ethnically diverse democracies as the biggest test of our time. He discusses with Walter Isaacson.

Aired: 02/02/23

Rating: NR

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