CBC Ideas - The New World Disorder - The End of America
On one hand the entire episode can be summed in a sentence or two of how the US is slowly dying with a slow continual acceptance of new normals. Canada and other democracies need to bolster their institutions.
One of the interviewees mentions so starting at the 38-40 minute mark.
I really liked the end - where the utopian view is looking at the most local.