While a crucial step, a Guaidó victory in Venezuela will only begin the hard work of rebuilding the country's democratic institutions.
Maduro may not be Chavez, but he is following his playbook very closely.
Donald Trump's influence as the leader of the Free World is providing an example for Brazil to follow in his footsteps against democratic ideals.
Evo Morales has gone to great lengths to run for a fourth term as president of Bolivia, perhaps at the cost of democratic norms.
Honduras has been in the public eye recently due to the large-scale migration coming from Central America and President Trump’s decision to cut aid to the region. Since the U.S. backed Honduran coup d’état in 2009, the country has progressively become more violent and the country’s ...
Brazil's populist right-wing president makes his first overseas bilateral visit to the United States to visit his ideological counterpart, President Trump, in a preview of what the region might look like under two major undemocratic leaders.
The recent presidential election in El Salvador marks what many observers consider a new era in the country’s politics. Nayib Bukele, a 37-year-old anti-establishment candidate, won by a landslide with 53% of the vote. For the first time since the end of the civil war and the signing of the ...
Despite the challenges experienced so far and the regular party divisions that occur in democracy, Macri's Argentina has yet to display signs of democratic erosion.
The election of Lenin Moreno shows signs that Ecuador may not be the democratic wash that some analysts believe it is.
Transparency is a key factor in any democratic election process.