Numbers living under autocratic systems have risen to 1990 levels, no time to sound democracy’s death knell, writes a major international research project.
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The Organisation for refugee and displaced cartoonists has announced a new international cartooning award dedicated exclusively to promote women.
A report concludes disdain for journalists throughout the world has increased during the past year, due primarily to the behavior of authoritarian leaders.
Indonesians, living overseas like me, were astonished on 11 April 2019, by the discovery of pre-marked ballots in the outskirts of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
From Brexit to Hungary to the U.S. border wall, many of today’s political conflicts center around immigration.
Swiss capital of Bern’s authorities have given the go-ahead for the city to host the ninth Global Forum on Modern Direct Democracy next year.
When more women are involved in group decisions about land management, the group conserves more — particularly when offered financial incentives to do so.
A new study led by Stanford Medicine that a better way to measure the role of democracy in public health is to examine the causes of adult mortality.
More democracies than ever before are in decline amounting to a third wave of autocratization according new scientific study by V-Dem researchers.
A new study co-authored by an MIT economist shows that when it comes to growth, democracy significantly increases development.