Democracy

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam said she was suspending the bill indefinitely.
Conway also defended the media against the president's "enemy of the people" attacks, saying that without a free press, "you can't have a free country."
The former secretary of state said in a Democratic fundraising email that Trump had "divided us at home and isolated America in the world."
Far-right president Jair Bolsonaro is a threat to Brazilian democracy — and a model for authoritarianism that leaders around the world will follow.
Retired Navy Adm. William McRaven spoke out after Trump falsely called him a "Hillary Clinton backer" and said bin Laden should have been caught sooner.
The midterm elections were a move in the right direction. But grave challenges remain.
Her victory over a key ally of the president comes two years after the state overwhelmingly voted for Donald Trump.
Viktor Orbán has pushed a Soros-backed university out of the country, the latest sign that Hungary’s democracy truly is failing.
The ancient Greek philosopher stopped by the Hulu show "I Love You, America" to drop some truth bombs.
The trade war with China and Europe's far-right ascendence share a common lesson.
Care more, even when it’s overwhelming.
"Dalits and Muslims are being told by the ruling party that they cannot be part of India’s vision," said the great-grandson of India's first prime minister.
The brutal crackdown on Myanmar’s Muslim minority is a reminder of ethnic violence in Rwanda and Bosnia.
Elections in Rwanda and Kenya yield mixed results. In South Africa, cronyism wins the day.