In Depth: Democracy

6 Dec 2017

Hondurans Call for Transparent Democratic Process

Council on Hemispheric Relations 02:27 PM EST
9 Aug 2017

Shaping US Policy in Support of Tunisian Democracy

Hudson Institute. United States. 04:43 PM EDT
28 Jul 2017

EDITORIAL. Democracy Must Continue in Pakistan

The Frontier Post. Pakistan. 11:19 AM EDT
24 Jul 2017

OPINION. The West's Shameful Foreign Policy

Chris Patten. Project Syndicate. Czech Republic. 03:24 PM EDT
7 Jul 2017

Maduro Announces Peace, Security as Top Objective of Constitutional Convention

Agencia Venezolana de Noticias. Venezuela. 01:05 PM EDT

OPINION. Maduro's Way Out

Enrique ter Horst. Project Syndicate. Czech Republic. 01:02 PM EDT
6 Jun 2017

Reagan’s Westminster Address and Democracy 35 Years Later

Ronald Reagan correctly foreshadowed the forward "march of freedom and democracy" 35 years ago. Given the retrenchment of authoritarianism in Russia and elsewhere, would he be optimistic today?
26 May 2017

Human Rights, Democracy, and the Rule of Law in Vietnam: Making the Case

The McCain Institute for International Leadership. United States. 03:20 PM EDT
19 May 2017
11 Apr 2017

Domestic Discontent Spreading in Russia and Belarus

With Victor Yankovych’s takedown from power three years ago heavy on their minds, Presidents Lukashenka and Putin are facing growing and widespread domestic resistance.
13 Sep 2016
8 Sep 2016

OPINION. Burma's Complicated and Ongoing Relationship with China

Laden Tshering Samdup . Tibet Sun. Tibet. 03:19 PM EDT

OPINION. Daniel Ortega And The Decline Of Nicaragua’s Democracy

Robert Callahan. The Miami Herald. 10:22 AM EDT
9 Aug 2016

Democracy In India: A Citizens' Perspective

Lokniti Programme for Comparative Democracy. India. 01:22 PM EDT
8 Aug 2016

Millions Gather at Democracy Rally in Turkey

Hurriyet Daily News. 11:43 AM EDT
5 Aug 2016
3 Aug 2016

OPINION. How the Israeli Govt is Undermining Democratic Values

Al Arabiya. United Arab Emirates. 11:27 AM EDT
2 Aug 2016
28 Jul 2016

OPINION. A Trump Victory Would Be Disastrous For Democracy In Latin America

Patricio Navia. The Buenos Aires Herald. Argentina. 10:15 AM EDT
27 Jul 2016

Political Transition, Tatmadaw, and Challenges for Myanmar’s Democracy

Institute for Defense Studies and Analyses. India. 01:40 PM EDT
20 Jun 2016

OPINION. Europe’s Wake-Up Call

Project Syndicate. Czech Republic. 11:37 AM EDT
15 Jun 2016

African Election Trends 2016: A Good Year for Democracy

South African Institute of International Affairs. South Africa. 02:40 PM EDT

Western Paralysis and Retreat Threatens Democratic Progress

Democratic reversals of recent years have been somewhat offset by gains in Argentina, Burma, Nigeria, and Tunisia, but continued gains will require leadership from a dispirited West.
24 May 2016
21 Mar 2016

Is Democracy in Retreat?

After the fall of communism in Europe, democracy appeared unstoppable. Today, NED president Carl Gershman says that we are learning that democracy is neither inevitable nor irreversible.
12 Feb 2016

ANALYSIS. The Balkans: A Hole In Democracy

Eurasia Review. Spain. 12:17 PM EST

ANALYSIS. Taiwan Ready to Join the World’s Democratic Powers

East Asia Forum. Australia. 11:35 AM EST
11 Feb 2016
20 Jan 2016

ANALYSIS. The Black Flag Over Israel's Democracy

AL Monitor. Untied States. 11:48 AM EST
13 Jan 2016

EDITORIAL. Is Poland a Failing Democracy?

Politico. Europe. 11:17 AM EST
9 Dec 2015

Opposition Triumphs in Venezuela, But Hold the Champagne

The opposition has won big against Venezuela's corrupt Maduro regime that is intent on thwarting the voice of the people. The US must resist a premature impulse to reward Maduro.
23 Nov 2015

Transatlantic Unity: Indispensable in the Defeat of Tyranny

“We must stand together in defense of the same principles that have united us … our right to live together in peace, in security, and in freedom, in open and tolerant societies.”
20 Nov 2015

The Kremlin's Continued Attack on Dissent

Putin’s regime boasts 90 percent public support, yet it continues to suppress all internal dissent as it considers expanding the definition of “undesirable foreign organization.”
23 Sep 2015

OPINION. The Eurasian Economic Union’s Growth Not Good For Democracy In Region

Simon Hoellerbauer. Eurasia Review. Spain. 11:01 AM EDT
18 Aug 2015
3 Aug 2015

OPINION. The World Should Understand the Uniqueness Of Rwanda

Gerald Mbanda. The East African. Kenya. 11:05 AM EDT
20 Jul 2015

OPINION. Challenge to Destiny

Carlos Raúl Hernández. El Universal. Venezuela. 10:24 AM EDT
28 May 2015

Putin’s Wars at Home, and Abroad

So long as the Obama administration is unwilling to express American support for democracy in Russia, Russia’s democrats will wage an increasingly dire struggle alone.