A trial on the assassination of Burkina Faso’s president Thomas Sankara began Monday more than three decades after he was killed.
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.
Learners can now study the history and meaning of the expansion of voting rights to citizens 18 to 20 through a new teaching resource.
Despite the heated rhetoric of critics of critical race theory (CRT), students benefit greatly from America’s unvarnished history.
The DOJ describes the Voting Rights Act of 1965 as “the most successful piece of civil rights legislation” by the United States Congress.
100 years after women secured the right to vote the struggle remains that America’s elected officials are still overwhelmingly male.
Over the last few decades, courts have played a critical role in redistricting, ensuring that districts are fair and representational of residents.
Anti-corruption organisation, RepresentUs, and Princeton Gerrymandering Project are partnering to produce the Redistricting Report Card,
A little known aspect of India’s history is its long-established democratic tradition. Ancient Indians even decoded the mathematics of democracy.
America’s War on Terror is an age old campaign but took more speed following 9/11. However, how has it affected American democracy?
Despite confidence in American democracy being at an all-time low, a new view makes the case for optimism about American democracy