Autocrats have always tried to tightly control their people and today’s modern means of communication bring new dimensions.
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The liberation of policy and polity from person-centric politics is important if equitable socio-economic redistribution is to be ensured.
Highlighting how women around the world benefit from proportional representation because it encourages women to reach the highest levels of power.
New research published by IDEA shows that few women occupy the top jobs in Electoral Management Bodies (EMBs) across the world.
The Russian invasion of Ukraine marked a turning point in the democratic recession. Until now the recession has involved declines in democracy.
So many episodes of democracy begin with a period of elite political violence, which has nothing to do with democratization, expert.
China’s impressive economy is misleading. The fact, however, is that autocracies generally do not generate great economies.
Despite calls for more liberties, global freedom declined for the 16th consecutive year in 2021, based on a new Freedom House report.
Thomas Main’s new book The Rise of Illiberalism explores the philosophical underpinnings of this toxic political ideology and documents its rise.
Some of the world’s biggest money managers have adopted the exact opposite line. To save [earth], they say, don’t dump those holdings.