An urgent, thrilling, and original look at the future of democracy. It illuminates one of the most important battles of our time: the future of freedom and how to contain and defeat the autocrats mushrooming around the world.
“One of the most acute observers of world politics comprehensively catalogs the threats to democracy. An important and timely work.”—Frank Fukuyama, Professor, Stanford University
“An unusually smart, insightful, and elegantly written book. No one understands power better than Moises Naim, and I was hooked from the third sentence.” —Adam Grant, bestselling author
“Another original book by an original thinker, offering a unique global perspective on populism and power.” —Anne Applebaum, Pulitzer-prize winning historian and staff writer, The Atlantic