Rising Populism - Declining Democracy?
From Jeff Layne
Political Science and Criminal Justice Department
News coverage frequently reports an increase in "populism" around the world. Dr. Jennifer Wilking (Political Science) and participants explore what "populism" means, trends in support for populist parties and politicians over time, and the different types of populism around the globe. She also examines the most recent increase in populism and what this means for democracy around the world.Recorded: December 3, 2019