At a time of potential danger to American democratic norms and institutions, it is more urgent than ever for scholars to highlight the risks to our system of government. In this spirit, Bright Line Watch brings together a group of political scientists to monitor democratic practices, their resilience, and potential threats.
Bright Line Watch Updates
Supreme Court brinkmanship, ‘anarchist’ cities are latest stops on road to autocracy
by Washington Post feat. Bright Line Watch, 09/25/20
Can democracy survive the rise of misinformation?
by News Literacy Project feat. Bright Line Watch, 09/16/20
How will Americans respond when there’s another split between the electoral college and the popular vote?
by Bright Line Watch, 09/08/20
Democracy in the COVID-19 era: Bright Line Watch August 2020 expert survey
by Bright Line Watch, 09/01/20