Revenge of the “Strongman.”

Lessons from around the globe.

Composite image of Narendra Modi, President Xi Jinping and Donald Trump.

Back-to-back wins in Iowa and New Hampshire have the nation bracing for a rematch between Trump and Biden. This episode explores how other nations are dealing with the ‘strongman’ wannabe dictator phenomenon. Maybe there are lessons to glean from the experiences of other countries. So in that spirit we’re going to do some globetrotting to look at three countries in two states of authoritarianism at present and one in recovery like the U.S.

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Composite image of Narendra Modi, President Xi Jinping and Donald Trump.

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