The combative populist Marine Le Pen of the right-wing National Front flew to Moscow to meet with Putin
Russia articles on Democracy Chronicles
Russia is not an electoral democracy. Limited political competition, assassination, and repression are used by dictator Vladimir Putin to maintain control. Also see our articles on Czar Putin or on two of his public opponents Alexei Navalny and the punk band Pussy Riot.
Navalny is the only figure with any chance of unseating President Vladimir Putin in the 2018 elections
Foreign hackers may have targeted the British government’s voter registration site before Brexit
Given his “transactional” personal psychology and lifetime of terrible business decisions, Trump’s defunding of State is also the obvious logical conclusion of decades of Republican policy.
Track II conferences and exchanges can bring together state officials and experts from both sides
Navalny has condemned the ruling United Russia party as composed of “crooks and thieves”
Anti-corruption activist Alexei Navalny posted a report detailing the corruption of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev
Russians took to the streets across the country to protest against corruption and demand PM’s resignation
The story of how Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has become the target of a public outcry
The tactics used in 2016 are eerily similar to those used throughout much of the Cold War