Is The Theory of Party Decline Still Relevant? YES

Since the 1990s, the arguments of David Broder’s famous book “The Party’s Over”- essentially that political parties are no longer capable of fulfilling even their most basic functions- appeared for a time misplaced, as the centralisation of many crucial aspects of the parties, and a more apparent leadership structure emerged, particularly after the “Republican Revolution” … Continue reading Is The Theory of Party Decline Still Relevant? YES