Alexei Navalny, Russia’s most prominent opposition politician, was detained for 30 days pending a court hearing.
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The lengthy production process and the fact that the content is checked by several people are ultimately an expression of a democratic self-image.
Asking Tunisians what they thought of the perilous journey their country has made toward democracy—and what their hopes are for the future.
This is a wholesale attack on democracy in Hong Kong, and a criminalization of freedom of expression, freedom of opinion, and freedom of association.
The holding of elections in the occupied West Bank, including East Jerusalem, and Gaza will be a crucial step towards Palestinian unity.
The year 2021 is poised to be a busy political season for the African continent with more than 13 countries heading to the polls to elect new leaders.
Researchers have created a machine learning system that they claim can determine a person’s political party based only on their face.
The worry was that new rules would make life impossible for citizen campaigners, who rely on human contact and rallies to launch initiatives.
The Zimbabwean government has pursued its crackdown on the opposition. Police on Monday arrested lawyer for MDC Alliance party spokesperson.
Myanmar continues to oppress the Rohingya Muslim, arresting members of the group just for traveling on grounds of COVID-19 restrictions.