Nicole Leffel

225 days ago

5. Be calm when the unthinkable arrives.

A Yale history professor’s powerful, 20-point guide to defending democracy under a Trump presidency

qz.com

Americans are no wiser than the Europeans who saw democracy yield to fascism, Nazism, or communism. Our one advantage is that we might learn from their experience. Now is a good time to do so. Here are twenty lessons from the twentieth century, adapted to the circumstances of today: