State Department Officials Testify on Combating Authoritarianism

At a Senate Foreign Affairs Committee hearing, State Department officials and experts on democracy warned about the threat of and ways the United… read more

At a Senate Foreign Affairs Committee hearing, State Department officials and experts on democracy warned about the threat of and ways the United States can counter authoritarianism. The witnesses, who included the author of Twilight of Democracy: The Seductive Lure of Authoritarianism. Anne Applebaum, spoke about the ways authoritarian leaders quell speech and promote disinformation to retain power. She also warned about the importance of retaining Ukraine’s sovereignty over Russia in the battle for democracy around the world. close

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  • Anne Applebaum Senior Fellow Nitze (Paul H.) School of Advanced International Studies
  • Ben Cardin U.S. Senator (Class 1) [D] Maryland
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State Department Officials Testify on Combating Authoritarianism

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Senate Committee
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Senate Committee
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SD-419/VTC, Dirksen Senate Office Building, Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Mar 15, 2022 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN.org
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