As part of a decade-old criminal probe, Egyptian authorities summoned at least five human rights activists for questioning in July 2021.
Dictatorships articles on Democracy Chronicles
Here you will find our latest news on dictatorships around the world. These articles attempt to shine a light on the ridiculous, bizarre, and inhumane ramifications that result from organizing human societies without consent of the humans. The worst abuses of dictatorships will be covered here as well as their most outrageous behavior. Also see our section on the Political Dissidents who struggle against dictatorships across the world.
“From the errors of other nations, let us learn wisdom.”
Chinese authorities are cracking down on institutions, which they believe are breeding grounds for instability, including student unions.
The landlocked country once known as Swaziland is cracking down on pro-democracy protesters, sparking a crisis in Southern Africa.
Tanzania’s opposition leader was arrested last week and charged with plotting to kill state officials, dashing hopes for a democratic turn.
America struggles to shake off support for dictators in Africa yet leading figures in some of its lobby firms are doing the contrary.
Barred from the polls, well-known communist, Pavel Grudinin, will not be running for the lower house of the Russian Duma on Saturday.
Myanmar’s military has declared war on medics who were among the first and most vocal opponents of the February takeover.
Given the frenzy of activities against dissidents, it’s been a depressing couple of weeks for proponents of human rights in Vietnam.
While the world was distracted with COVID-19 democracy was quietly being attacked globally such as in Hungary, Brazil, Belarus, China.
China has banned pro-democracy candidates from Macau elections. This follows China’s anti-democracy end game in Hong Kong.