Venezuela used to be one of the most progressive democracies in Latin America, today there is no room for opinions that differ from those of the government.
In every even-numbered general election, more than ten independent candidates have been elected in 2022, 2020, 2018, 2016, and 2014.
Research commissioned by End Citizens United and Let America Vote demonstrates that democracy issues are dominant in voters’ decision-making.
More than three months into anti-state protests across Iran that state security forces have been unable to crush despite the use of lethal force.
China’s vast security apparatus has moved swiftly to smother mass protests that swept the country, with police patrolling streets.
Chinese protesters calling for the removal of COVID-19 restrictions have resorted to playing cat-and-mouse on the internet with authorities.
The estimated cost of of the latest cycle of state and federal midterm elections is projected to exceed a staggering $16.7 billion.
Both parties entered the latest redistricting cycle seeking to press their advantages where they could get possible votes.
Recent figures on registration by party show that the share of voters registered in minor parties and as independents has hit a new high.
The collective behavior of sheep in a flock follows a self-organizing principle which human society can learn from to improve governance.