Steven Levitsky

Steven Levitsky teaches government at Harvard University. He is the author of Transforming Labor-Based Parties in Latin America: Argentine Peronism in Comparative Perspective and the co-author of Competitive Authoritarianism: Hybrid Regimes After the Cold War.  

How a Democracy Dies

Donald Trump’s contempt for American political institutions is only the latest chapter in a history of opportunistic attacks against them. This has been happening for decades.