Do Americans Believe in Democracy, Rule of Law?

2/13/2017

Austin Sarat, editor of The Amherst Series in Law, Jurisprudence, and Social Thought, writes about the rule of law for the Guardian, referring to the court decision against President Trump’s immigration ban. "It was a stirring victory for the rule of law," he writes, "Yet America faces a serious problem which that decision did not address: the erosion of public faith in the rule of law and democratic governance." For more of this editorial, please click here