The EU is undermining its credibility by choosing stability over democracy in Serbia
Authoritarians are on the rise around the world, but history shows they’re mostly helpless.
Central Europe’s populist revolt against the EU isn’t about safeguarding the West. It’s about rolling back freedoms and cozying up to Russia.
FP staffers learn how democracies die and why Mussolini wrote a bodice ripper.
Reagan intervened to rescue Poland from authoritarianism. Trump should do the same thing.
Is the president looking more like a dictator after six months in the White House?
Recep Tayyip Erdogan didn’t just win his constitutional referendum — he permanently closed a chapter of his country’s modern history.
Jokes can stop a society’s slide into dictatorship — but not if they focus on the vanities and quirks of the would-be dictators.
Many young liberals in the United States are calling Trump's election the rise of authoritarianism. But what do their counterparts in the former Eastern Bloc have to say?
Joseph Kabila isn’t preparing for new elections to pick a successor. He’s steeling himself for massive popular unrest by stocking up on riot gear and water cannons.