The 2016 election shows that it’s time to start a national conversation about fundamental political reform.
The Philippines’ new strongman is eating away at the foundations of democracy. Can anyone stop him?
How Assad’s forces bombed a democratic experiment into oblivion.
Why the Kremlin loves Donald Trump.
The competent politicians holding Western democracy together are dropping like flies. It’s time for them to embrace the tactic of stirring emotions -- to positive ends.
The success story of the Arab Spring has made room for moderate secularists to flourish. But that’s a double-edged sword.
The traditional ideological divides of Left and Right are collapsing. And that raises big questions about the future of liberal democracy.
The status quo in the Western democracies is under attack — and its defenders are looking more listless by the hour.
Donald Trump’s proposal is politically, morally, and strategically wrong. It also doesn’t make any sense.
People are claiming that Muslims, Christians, and Jews might have something in common. God forbid!
One was a former spy, the other a liberal activist. Both ended up in the sights of Vladimir Putin's Kremlin.
Both the world’s liberal democracies and their authoritarian competitors are facing an uncertain year. Who will rise to the challenge?