How often do you think about the Roman Empire?

Learn more about Chris Walsh.
Chris Walsh
Director, Freedom and Democracy
George W. Bush Institute

Chris Walsh, Director of Freedom and Democracy at the George W. Bush Institute, thinks about the Roman Empire – a lot.

In this video, he takes on the latest viral internet meme and explains what the modern-day United States can learn about democracy from the ancient Roman Empire.

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