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William E. Scheuerman

William E. Scheuerman is Professor of Political Science at Indiana University, where he teaches political theory. He is the author of seven books. His latest, Key Concepts: Civil Disobedience, is forthcoming from Polity Press.

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Not by repudiating democracy but by simulating it, a new book argues.

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A new biography reveals Habermas's commitment to a democratic ideal.

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Here's the real reason the GOP made peace with Trump.

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Is it naïve to see whistleblowing as a form of civil disobedience?

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Germany's most influential jurist of the authoritarian right wing.

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