David Stasavage shows democratic practices were present in many places, at many other times, from the Americas before European conquest, to ancient Mesopotamia, to precolonial Africa.
Election History articles on Democracy Chronicles
Here we cover how democracy has progressed through time in our highly suggested global election history coverage. Modern systems of democracy largely arose out of the Europe through the period at the end of the Middle Ages into the Reformation, the Age of Enlightenment, and the American and French Revolutions. However in reality, democratic decision making is an even more ancient invention and in many ways a fixture of nature . Also check out our section on World Democracy.
Macron visited the prison where Toussaint Louverture died, praising him as a hero who embodied French Revolution values.
At the New-York Historical Society’s democracy program, 21 sixth graders debated weekly tests versus daily homework options.
Fencing booty is the most underappreciated problem of historical pirate logistics. Myths and stories about “going on the account”.
I commend Bob Dylan for grasping Thomas Paine’s essence, and for putting it to use. He did a much better job than most historians in that time.
El Paso’s Project XV Museum, Texas’ first voting rights museum, has been built over the last year by David Strother, a barbershop owner.
Russian mercenary boss Yevgeny Prigozhin responded to comparisons [with]…Rasputin who treated the son of the last tsar for haemophilia.
Times have changed but propaganda tactics remain the same. Roman propaganda has more in common with today’s political realities.
Jamaica’s Constitution Reform Committee is tasked with reviewing the 1962 Constitution to facilitate the country’s transition to a republic.
Gorbachev’s failed attempt to transform a massive system from within has generated different take-aways for different countries.