Constructive Vigilance Will China Rule The World?
China’s worldwide influence campaign requires a coordinated response from all segments of American society—not just politicians and policy-makers.
After the Midterms A New Age of Reform
Big changes are coming to how we do democracy in America.
Not Only Khashoggi License to Kill
We must make it clear, not only to the Saudi monarchy but to all the world’s dictators, that they cannot murder their opponents with impunity.
Trump's Appeal in Asia Standing Up to China
Those who value democracy in Asia—and even many who don’t—are desperate for a counterweight to the rise of a new authoritarian superpower.
Ranked-Choice Voting A Victory for Democratic Reform
The voters of Maine rejected political cynicism on Tuesday and endorsed one of the most promising reforms to our politics.
A New Hope Malaysia’s Democratic Breakthrough
“At a time when democracy is in retreat around the world, I hope that the people of Malaysia have given some hope to people around the world clamouring for their own freedom.”
—Anwar Ibrahim, May 15, 2018
Following the Leader Are People Losing Faith in Democracy?
A new survey offers some reassurance that Americans retain their trust in democracy—but disturbing trends lurk beneath the surface.
The Importance of Engagement The Liberal Democratic Order in Crisis
We are at a tipping point. Around the world, many democracies are hanging by a thread and autocrats are preparing more savage assaults on what remains of freedom.
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