As Joe Biden’s ‘Summit for Democracy’ convenes, questions arise about how ‘democracy’ is defined

//As Joe Biden’s ‘Summit for Democracy’ convenes, questions arise about how ‘democracy’ is defined

As Joe Biden’s ‘Summit for Democracy’ convenes, questions arise about how ‘democracy’ is defined

The idea of a democracy summit seemed promising enough when it was announced in February, with Washington emerging from years of Donald Trump’s mercurial governance and President Joe Biden’s administration keen to craft a unified front against an increasingly aggressive Beijing – and fellow authoritarian Moscow.But the intervening months have not been kind to the administration as it prepares to host, starting Thursday, a two-day virtual Summit for Democracy. Despite a roaring stock market and…

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