DEMOCRACY

Butterfly Effect: Merkel’s Last Act Shows Democracy at Work

Germany’s elections show that there's space for centrist politics to grow — and why America's two-party system might be holding it back.

Pinochet Jailed Her. She’s Demolishing His Legacy

Alejandra Flores Carlos is among a handful of Indigenous Chileans tasked with rewriting the country's Constitution.

Butterfly Effect: Death of a Democratic Dream?

The 21st century's boldest democratic experiment is faltering.

Can Citizens' Assemblies Reset Democracy?

At a time when populism and polarization are tearing democracy apart, giving citizens a sense of greater involvement in policymaking could be the antidote.

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The Carlos Watson Show

The Carlos Watson Show brings bold, impactful conversations with culture-defining celebrities, intellectual pioneers and changemakers, spotlighting the voices you need to hear to make sense of this important time in American history.

Butterfly Effect: Can Biden Be a ‘Good Hombre’?

From Haiti to Nicaragua and Cuba to Colombia, Latin America is in turmoil.

What About Afghanistan’s Democracy, Joe?

The US president told the world that "America is back.

What Should Americans Expect in 2021?

We do live in "unprecedented times," and the knot in this columnist's stomach will likely not subside until after Jan.

Ta-Nehisi Coates on How to Reset America

The acclaimed author and respected voice on race joins the latest episode of "The Carlos Watson Show.

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The Food That Built America

The Food that Built America tells the unbelievable true stories behind the industry titans like Henry Heinz, Milton Hershey, the Kellogg brothers and Ray Kroc, who revolutionized food, and transformed American life and culture forever in the process.

Butterfly Effect: Who’s the Sh*thole Now?

America finds itself in unflattering company.

Can the Left Win Over Singapore?

A left-leaning party is rising in a capitalist paradise, offering the island state a shot at a real democracy.

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