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Below is a video of a recent forum at the Harvard University Kennedy School of Government, on the challenges facing democracy. I spoke about the dangers of political ignorance, discussed more fully in my book Democracy and Political Ignorance: Why Smaller Government is Smarter. The other participants were Jason Brennan (Georgetown), Melissa Williams (University of Toronto), and Christopher Robichaud (Kennedy School, Harvard).