At a time of declining faith in democracy, the institution of royalty is looking surprisingly resilient.
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The far right is on the rise from North America to Europe to Asia. Each case is different, but they share key similarities — and require similar responses.
Fighting corruption is a proven means to reduce inequality. But the issue has often been co-opted by elites looking to do just the opposite.
Despite the lip service given to democracy the world over, coups remain a popular last resort. Here's why.
Outnumbered by the country's rural voters, Thailand's once vibrantly democratic urban middle class has embraced an elitist, antidemocratic agenda.