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Special counsel Robert Mueller's report, which is expected to be delivered to the attorney general soon, will end up being a great test of American democracy.This is largely because the Republican Party has capitulated to Trump, even when party leaders have believed that he was undercutting democracy itself.My faith in people power has been strengthened in watching events 7,000 miles away in India.Sharma cites the head of a large consumer products company who explained that his company divides India into 14 subregions because of its dizzying diversity, compared with the 20 countries of the Middle East, which get put by the company into just four groups.This diversity has proved to be India's greatest strength as a democracy, ensuring that no one party gets too big for its boots. In the upcoming national election, Modi has immense advantages -- money, a large parliamentary majority, a fawning media, and a slew of expansive populist spending programs to buy people's votes.India demonstrates how that diversity -- if embraced and celebrated -- could actually help rescue and strengthen democracy.
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