Humanity in Action and the Bertelsmann Foundation invites you to a live discussion with Anne Applebaum and Michael Ignatieff about the decline of liberal democracy and the rise of authoritarianism around the world. The event will be hosted by Andrew Keen, host of the How to Fix Democracy video and podcast series.
Register today for the lively discussion, set to take place on August 18th, 2020 at 5:00pm CET, 11:00am EST and 8:00am PST.
How to Fix Democracy with Paul Collier
"I don't do nostalgia [for the days of when capitalism seemed to be fairer]. I don't want to look back and cling to the past... However, there was a fairer system post-War [World II]."
How to Fix Democracy with Richard D. Wolff
"You have markets in feudalism. You have markets in slavery. To celebrate the market doesn't tell you what organization of production and distribution of services a system has."
How to Fix Democracy with Amity Shlaes
"As you can see from the stock market response, even the $2 trillion stimulus [during the coronavirus pandemic] did not save us. I tend to think that the private sector is going to be the salvation and that the market already recognizes that."