🦋 Reimagining democracy, one word at a time

Democracy’s spellbinding power

Do today’s crises expose the shortcomings of the normative ideal of democracy?

What critics of democracy get right

A database with a democratic character

The more outlandish terms in Gagnon’s database are windows into the odd and playful mixture that constitutes the democratic imagination

From democracy’s words to democracy’s myths

A cause for celebration!

Contemporary oversaturation of the term ‘democracy’ illustrates the virtues of democratic judgment



Republished essays, in chronological order, from The Loop’s short essay series on the “science of democracy”

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