Issues / Democracy & Governance
Where does Africa’s stolen wealth end up? Among other places, Trump Tower.
The far-right leader’s flair for fascism recently included ordering a celebration of the coup that brought Brazil’s military dictatorship to power.
At a time of declining faith in democracy, the institution of royalty is looking surprisingly resilient.
The administration has discussed warehousing refugee children at the notorious prison.
After 18 years of unchallenged power, the Turkish president finds himself in the middle of several domestic and foreign crises of his own making.
Large majorities support arms control, curbs on military spending, and international institutions. The question is what they're willing to do about it.
Newspaper editor Lee Sang Yong shares insights from the front lines of the information wars in tightly controlled North Korea.
In the fight for the future of the Democratic Party, progressives must not let their critique of the status quo end at the nation’s borders.
Leading Democrats treated Russia as Trump's worst crime, even sprinkling in some neo-Cold War rhetoric, while dismissing movements doing the real work of resistance.
Whistleblowers and protesters play a key role in ensuring accountability. But ultimately, democratic systems should be built to ensure institutional accountability.