Democracy

Changing Political Regimes?

Changing Political Regimes?

February 1, 2020 Opinion
On several continents, 48 peoples are currently rising up against their governments. A movement of such magnitude has never been observed on a planetary scale. After the period of financial globalizat…
Inside the Battle for Another World

Inside the Battle for Another World

December 27, 2019 Opinion
A succession of social upheavals over the last decade has radically realigned political power throughout the world.  As a result of these tectonic shifts, what had once been on the furthest fring…
Whose Coups?

Whose Coups?

December 15, 2019 Opinion
Coups have been one of the greatest threats to democracy. The people elect a daring leader willing to take on the status quo. And then, as in Iran in 1953 or Chile in 1973, the military pushes the lea…