Making the World Safe for Democracy

“What have you done today to make the world safe for democracy? This was a question my father frequently asked us as we prepared for bed when we were children. Thirty-five years ago, as an 8-year-old, I loved that he asked and listened for my response. But then, the idea that democracy could be at risk or needed tending was inconceivable to me. That was probably true for many Americans.”

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