Since its origins, democracy has been a work in progress. Today, many question its resilience. The Bertelsmann Foundation and Humanity in Action have teamed up with Andrew Keen, author of How to Fix the Future, to launch How to Fix Democracy: a video and podcast series exploring practical responses to the threats facing democracies around the world. Host Andrew Keen interviews prominent thinkers, writers, politicians, technologists, and business leaders who enlighten and challenge us as we seek the answers to How to Fix Democracy.
Here he speaks with Michael Ignatieff, esteemed rector and president of Central European University, to glean his insights on the state of democracy.
This episode is also featured on the popular podcast Global Dispatches, hosted by Senior Fellow Mark Goldberg.