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Yascha Mounk

Yascha Mounk is a contributing writer at The Atlantic and an . He is the author of The People vs. Democracy: Why Our Freedom Is in Danger and How to Save It.

When to Reopen

COMMENTARY | Let’s stop pretending that pandemic rules that made sense in April 2020 still make sense a year later.


The Virus Will Win

COMMENTARY | Americans are pretending that the pandemic is over. It certainly is not.


Cancel Everything

COMMENTARY | Social distancing is the only way to stop the coronavirus. We must start immediately.