The future of democracy Our world is changing very quickly. Will democracy survive or be overtaken by events? Ian Cooper Lincoln's 'Gettysburg address' speaks of 'government of the people, by the people and for the people'. This we call democracy. subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.