Category: Dictatorships

A new transition paradigm? From democratic decline to authoritarian aggression

     

Western democracies are demonstrating fresh resolve in defending Ukraine, but still need to demonstrate sufficient resilience by addressing domestic backsliding, according to a new Freedom House report. While some democratic… Read more »

Belarus to Ukraine: Democratic awakening ‘can’t be put back in the bottle’

     

The experience of Afghanistan over the past 20 years illustrates the problems and contradictions inherent in the democracy-promotion agenda, The Economist Intelligence Unit’s annual Democracy Index asserts. The issue of… Read more »