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Timothy Snyder: "A Defence of Freedom: On the Rise of Authoritarianism Today"

The rise of the extreme right around the world has made manifest a growing mistrust in democracy as a political system in a shift which involves serious curtailment of freedoms and demonisation of minority groups. Timothy Snyder, one of the leading authorities on the history of Europe, warns of alarming antidemocratic trends appearing in western societies and urges rebellion against any form of authoritarianism.

Participants: Timothy Snyder, Judit Carrera

3 December 2018