Lawyers for former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo urged ICC judges Thursday to lift conditions they imposed on him last year when he was released.
International Democracy articles
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Expert’s revolutionary research shows that shining a light on today’s “propagandists, criminals and con artists”, can undermine their capacity to deceive.
Mexican journalist Sergio Aguayo Quezada exposed corruption in Coahuila State and instead got a conviction, a dangerous precedent for freedom of expression.
A cause for celebration for some, a sobering moment for others. The UK formally ended its EU membership at the stroke of midnight on Friday.
The State Department views China as the “central threat of our times” and allowing citizens’ information to transit through Huawei as a security risk.
Without pressure from fair elections or accountability to a free media, autocratic leaders have less incentive than their democratic counterparts do.
Ukraine has voted for change and is now led by people who are committed to making their country a modern democracy committed to liberty and the rule.
The U.S. Congress funds efforts to bolster democracy abroad as a way to promote American values, notes a report from the Government Accountability Office.
Liberal, leftist and Islamist forces unified during the 18-day uprising around the demand for Mubarak to leave but with no plan of what to do next.
One of the great illnesses afflicting 21st century democracy is a lack of trust – not just in politicians but in each other and ourselves, experts.