If the Philippine opposition is to save democracy, it must commit to a marathon of resistance while offering a real alternative to Rodrigo Duterte.
The erosion of Philippine democracy has set a new stage of opportunity for resistance movements to seize. Indeed, the country is in another “extraordinary time”. What could the role of the National Democratic Left (ND) be in the fight against democratic erosion?
The party and the person which helped build democracy in the country are also causing its democratic backsliding and destroying the legacy of Turkey's founding ideology.
With ambivalence and irony in Turkey's history, its identity is masked with ambiguity. Is it secular or Islamic? Is it democratic or autocratic?
Understanding Ukrainian democratic transitions and its outcomes, whether consolidation or otherwise, requires an appreciation of the almost inseparable impact of Moscow on Ukrainian political development and national identity.
Policy addressing democratic erosion must include a corrective for fanaticism and the three-level analysis shows us how.
The Chávez-style populism was a threat to democracy in Venezuela, so also Modi-style in India.
While the Western Liberal Democracies are turning gangrenous because of Technocracy and Populism, other illiberal governments seem to succeed on certain aspects. When will we start considering alternatives to Democracy? Should we?
Is Supreme Court Justice Sereno's ouster a slippery slope or a mere continuation of the politicized nature of the judicial branch
With the protests in Nicaragua calling for Ortega's ouster, is this the start of the end for President Ortega