Do the middle class want democracy?

Elections Australia

With governments failing to address the rising expectations of the educated middle class, and a complex world giving rise to democratic Caesarism and Putinism across Europe, Professor Francis Fukuyama and Professor John Keane joined RN look at what the future holds. Can middle class social movements hold governments to account, or are the middle classes ultimately happy to stomach non-consultative and even dictatorial rule so long as their standard of living is protected?

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