Want to build democracy? Then build libraries | Curio

Want to build democracy? Then build libraries

6 mins | Dec 7, 2019

"If we were serious about protecting democracy, we would start with saving the libraries." Populists are starving public libraries of funds, while India’s rightwing BJP is building ‘party libraries’ for its members. Writing in the Financial Times in November 2019, Nilanjana Roy reports.

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From Financial Times