Joost Douma


Is the US heading towards Fascism?


Joost Douma looks at recent political events in the United States and grapples with the question of whether Fascism will take hold or if we will witness a breakdown in government and the rule of law.

The Betrayal of the Republic


Joost Douma examines a critical moment in ancient Roman history when the essential ingredient of the success of the Republic: the 400-year old policy of sharing the common wealth, was systematically destroyed, thus leading to the demise of the Republic and civil war.