Will the world's turn to right-wing populism make us sick?
Supporters of Donald Trump at rally (Photo: Joseph Sohm / Shutterstock)

As right-wing populism fuels a growing crackdown on democracy and civil liberties, lawyers and human rights advocates aren't the only people getting nervous. Public health experts are too. Why? Because studies and anecdotal evidence demonstrate quite clearly that as authoritarianism rises, indicators of health fall. Donald Trump's election took many in the United States by surprise.…