Dictatorship Launches Wide Ranging Crackdown on Democracy Activists Across Country as China Approaches Tiananmen Anniversary With No Pubic Conversation
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.”
For the sake of these democratic protesters and many others like them, there needs to be a better way to criminalize the activities of dictatorship to ensure successful prosecution. It is time for an international law that makes it a crime to be a dictator or to hold high positions in dictatorships.
With Greece’s future attachment to the European project in doubt and the possibility of a disintegration of the Euro-zone, it is now time for Europe’s best ally and largest trading partner, the United States, to act publicly to support the best outcome: a powerful and united democratic Europe.
Syrian Dictatorship’s Support From World Tryants Has Enabled Assad to Keep Power During Uprising But There Are Some Signs Russia to Reconsider Syria Ties
Chen Guangcheng Details Arrests and Attacks on China Lawyer’s Family Brings Repression to Light
Future of Chinese Democracy: If China is going to avoid the political icebergs that are ahead, its leadership must steer a clear path towards democracy. The Chinese people are as capable of governing themselves as anyone else.
Can the Arab Spring Enter the Persian Gulf? Invisible people of Bahrain have been met with a weak American foreign policy not supportive of the rights of Arab people to govern themselves
Really Democratic Foreign Policy: When Immanuel Kant and Thomas Paine wrote of democracy in the days of the American Revolution, they did so based on a belief that democratic countries would avoid war with each other. Let it be so.
King Abdullah’s Reign Begins to Oversee Increasing Jordan Dictatorship Arrests Targeted Mainly Against Resurgent Dissent and Democracy-Reform Activism
Four Year Sentence in Iranian Dictatorship Jails Notorious for Torture and Worse