America's democracy has been a beacon for the world for many years. But now it is facing perhaps its biggest challenge — a perfect storm consisting of extreme domestic polarization on key issues, incivility, and government dysfunction; the weakening of our media, our judiciary, and our political norms; and widening social, economic, and educational inequality. Harvard professor Steve Levitsky has studied the actual breakdown of democracies throughout the world and now directs his attention to America's democracy. Is it in danger? How can it be saved?