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Larry Diamond

Larry Diamond

Larry Diamond, a member of the editorial board of American Purpose, is senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University. He coordinates the democracy program of the Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law at Stanford’s Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies. He is co-founder of the National Endowment for Democracy’s Journal of Democracy.

Articles and Events

Mar. 16, 2021: Minxin Pei and Larry Diamond discuss "The China Challenge: How Democracies Should Respond."

Join us on March 16, 2021 to hear Professor Minxin Pei discuss "The China Challenge: How Democracies Should Respond." He is joined by Larry Diamond. Minxin Pei is currently the Tom and Margot Pritzker '72 Professor of Government and George R. Roberts Fellow at Claremont McKenna College. Professor Pei is

Minxin Pei, Larry Diamond
We Know What We Have To Do

We Know What We Have To Do

Holding the perpetrators of January 6 accountable is not an act of vengeance; it is required for the defense of democracy.

Larry Diamond
Mining Democracy’s Waters

Mining Democracy’s Waters

In perpetuating the myth that the presidential election was stolen, Republicans forsake the long-term health of our democracy.

Larry Diamond
Lock the Door—Putin’s Still at It
Interview

Lock the Door—Putin’s Still at It

Garry Kasparov speaks with Larry Diamond and Jeffrey Gedmin on the end of Putin’s empire, democracy’s decay across the West, and how the United States must hit back.

Garry Kasparov, Larry Diamond, Jeffrey Gedmin
Can American Democracy Recover after Trump?

Can American Democracy Recover after Trump?

One of democracy's keenest analysts assesses the American electorate and lays out a plan to solidify its vital center.

Larry Diamond
Controlling the Pandemic of Global Authoritarianism

Controlling the Pandemic of Global Authoritarianism

Only with a Biden victory can America hope to regain some of its moral credibility on the world stage. And even then, it won't be easy.

Larry Diamond