Democracies in Crisis: Threats to Democracies Around the World

At a time when democratic institutions across the globe are facing unprecedented challenges, top scholars will gather on Thursday, Feb. 6 to reflect on the current state of democratic governance and assess its prospects. The Democracies in Crisis discussion, sponsored by the University of Virginia Center for Politics and the Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy, will be moderated by Prof. Peter Johannessen of the Batten School and will feature panelists Michael AbramowitzNicole Bibbins Sedaca, and Christopher Sabatini

Thursday’s forum is part of “Democracy in Perilous Times: Unprecedented Challenges and Controversies,” an ongoing program series organized by the Center for Politics and the Batten School as part of the National Symposium Series.