populism

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    Democracy on the edge

    Unloved and under threat from several sides, democracy seems to be in peril. Should it be saved – or helped to change? Vanessa Baird investigates.
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    Japan’s firewall against populism

    Despite populism being rife everywhere else, Japan has refused to succumb. Are there lessons to be learned? asks Tina Burrett.
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    Don’t call them populists

    Brace yourself for years of rightwing politics in Italy. Alessio Perrone writes.
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    Worldbeaters: Spotlight on Steve Bannon

    Donald Trump's right-hand man is at the centre of global power. And he's dangerous.
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    The will of the people

    Hardliners are thriving on popular disenchantment with politics. Dinyar Godrej on the challenge they pose.
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    Is democracy in danger?

    Rising distrust of politicians and parliaments, declining voter turnouts – these are now common trends in many established democracies. But is support for democracy itself ebbing away?
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    A personal welcome

    In Canada, private sponsors are paying refugees’ resettlement costs. But should such a scheme be replicated elsewhere? Sian Griffiths reports.
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    The Establishment is not a viable candidate

    The Trump shock shows that the same old same old is no longer an option. Jonathan Matthew Smucker on building the progressive alternative.
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    The populist moment

    Don’t just think of it as a dirty word, says Richard Swift; a genuine populism of the Left is long overdue.
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    Mr Tough

    The violence of the Duterte regime in the Philippines and the devotion of his fans, as witnessed by Iris C Gonzales.
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    Italy referendum: the next stop on the runaway populist train?

    Darren Loucaides reports on Italy’s referendum on constitutional reform and its consequences for the country, Europe and populism.