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Apr 9, 2021Liked by David Hugh-Jones

Interesting read, thanks. One comment:

“We are worried that democratic institutions, which look great on paper, are threatened by collective mistrust and fanaticism.”

I think that the common wisdom was always Churchill's “democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.” As a society we need a reminder that the alternatives are not so great, so we focus on the flaws.

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