By John Kampfner
Or no longer. within the final 20 years, international locations together with India, Russia, China and the United Arab Emirates have disproved the concept capitalism and democracy are inextricably associated. rising heart sessions have confirmed themselves all too keen to sacrifice yes democratic rights – together with unfastened speech, an open media, and unfastened elections – in alternate for prosperity. yet they don't seem to be by myself. we're all doing it. Alarmingly, Western democracy has followed a number of the attributes of that authoritarianism.
Combining boots at the flooring reporting with incisive research, award-winning journalist John Kampfner describes this alarming pattern – one that has merely been exacerbated through the worldwide monetary meltdown – and what voters needs to do to counter it.
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