Jan-Werner Mueller opines on decaying US ‘civic infrastructure’ and global threats to press freedom

Friday, May 21, 2021

Amid the Biden Administration’s push for an infrastructure bill that expands the traditional concept of infrastructure, Professor of Politics Jan-Werner Mueller writes in The Guardian that the Biden plan should go a step further and address the nation’s decaying ‘civic infrastructure.’ Read “US Society is Fraying at the Seams...”

And in his recent Project Syndicate op-ed “What Threatens Press Freedom Today?” Mueller warns that the lack of transparency by large media platforms may be one of the greatest threats to freedom of the press.