Daniel Ziblatt

professor of government at Harvard, co-author of “How Democracies Die”

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Until late Tuesday, Christopher Krebs was the top Trump administration official overseeing election security.

Democracy: How it held up during election 2020 and what it may look like going forward

Until late Tuesday, Christopher Krebs was the top Trump administration official overseeing election security.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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Angela Merkel is the second-longest serving chancellor in modern German history.

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Thomas Frank examines the history of American populism, and how it was distorted by Democrats and co-opted by Republicans.

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Josh Barro and Ken White return to this post-election world. What’s President Trump suing over now?

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Despite repeated public health warnings, more Americans are expected to fly for Thanksgiving than any time since the pandemic started.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Because of COVID-19, about 40% of adults are canceling or postponing their regular medical appointments, according to the Centers for Disease Control .

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand