My Republica

Jan-Werner Müller

Müller is a professor of politics at Princeton University. His latest book is What is Populism?

Merkel’s last chance

Published On: December 12, 2020 08:09 AM NPT By: Jan-Werner Müller

Merkel’s legacy would look different if she were to face down Europe’s self-declared illiberals. If she does not, she will have shown that values are negotiable, and that the EU is easily blackmailed.

People vs Democracy?

Published On: March 12, 2018 12:30 AM NPT By: Jan-Werner Müller

There is plenty of evidence that citizens are not as well informed as democratic theory would like them to be