Jan 5, 2018 ... Totalitarianism, fascism, and authoritarianism are all forms of government with some shared characteristics, but each is different from the others.
Recent trends in Latin American politics have generated a renewed interest in electoral authoritarian regimes, systems in which autocratic leaders allow independent political parties to organize and win seats in the legislature but do not afford the opposition the possibility of taking control of government. Electoral ...
Jan 9, 2018 ... Unfortunately, also like China, it has an authoritarian government that represses its people to stay in power. There is a crucial contrast with China, however. Ethiopia will not be able to carry off the trick of economic expansion and political repression indefinitely. For the 26 years since it ousted the Marxist ...
Jul 16, 2015 ... The Internet brings connectivity and freedom of access to millions around the world, helping to bring down repressive regimes and provide information censored in traditional media outlets. The authoritarian governments of the world haven't taken this lying down.
Jul 21, 2016 ... A little more than a month before last Friday's failed coup d'état, Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim sent legislation to the parliament that would give the government a freer hand in placing AKP supporters on the bench, further compromising the independence of the judiciary. This authoritarian turn has ...
Sep 25, 2017 ... The problem of credible commitment dogs every government, whether democratic or authoritarian. Governments that have sufficient power to begin a project can of.
It's President's Week on Indivisible. All week, we've been looking at how the way we feel about our President shapes the way we feel about our country. On this episode, as Trump critics continue to compare White House tactics and media strategies to those of authoritarian leaders, conservative host Charlie Sykes will ...
Dec 22, 2017 ... On Wednesday, December 20, the European Commission took a historic step to defend the rule of law in Poland. For the first time ever, the Commission triggered Article 7(1) of the Treaty on European Union, the EU's sanctioning mechanism for member governments who violate the union's fundamental ...
Oct 1, 2017 ... Tens of thousands of protesters took part in a march on Sunday — China's National Day — to protest against an “authoritarian government” and demand that Secretary for Justice Rimsky Yuen step down. national day democracy march rally protest. Photo: Catherine Lai/HKFP.