Christian Rostbøll on populism – University of Copenhagen

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14 December 2016

Christian Rostbøll on populism

In a feature in Berlingske on December 14th Professor Christian Rostbøll writes on populism as fundamentally anti-political. 

Rostbøll looks at populists' claim to give the people what it wants and points out that such a thing is impossible since the people does not speak in one unified voice. In claiming to know what the people want populist thus deny disagreement as an inherent part of democracy. 

The full artivle can be found here.