How to Spot a Dangerous Populist

An Article of the Modern Survival Guide

Pictured: A dangerous populist, Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines. Photo by Denniz Futalan:

You’re reading an article of the Modern Survival Guide, a long-running blog where we talk about modern life and its challenges. In the last entry, cleverly titled “Why Populism is Bad,” we talked about why populism is bad. I do try to deliver on titles. This entry will carry the warning forward, and hopefully show you how to spot a dangerous…




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