Skip to content ↓

Topic

Democracy

Download RSS feed: News Articles / In the Media

Displaying 1 - 15 of 18 news articles related to this topic.
Show:
Alexis de Tocqueville

A Tocqueville for our time

MIT historian’s re-evaluation of Democracy in America emphasizes Alexis de Tocqueville’s doubts and concerns about politics in the United States.

Read full story

Face value

Study shows that low-information voters are most likely to be swayed by candidates’ appearances.

Read full story

Prominent Egyptian pro-democracy activist Wael Ghonim addresses an audience at MIT on Monday, May 23.

Facing the future

Wael Ghonim, the Google executive and lauded online activist behind Egypt’s democracy movement, urges ‘action’ during a time of uncertainty.

Read full story