The socialist president claimed authoritarian powers in the name of the popular will. But average citizens were fed up with arbitrary rule.
Why Boris Johnson’s deal is acceptable, but Theresa May’s was not
If everyone always agrees with you, you’re doing it wrong.
In the age of populism, certainty about the political future is a dangerous illusion.
Whatever the motives behind the shooting in Germany, two lessons are already apparent.
The country’s upcoming elections are crucial. And the United States is on the wrong side of the fight.
To defeat Trump, the Democratic presidential nominee will have to do more than turn out the base.
His decision to temporarily suspend Parliament is the most dangerous assault on Britain’s institutions in living memory.
He’s unpopular, scandalous, and a bigot, and we may be sliding into a recession. But that might not matter.
Voters are more open to progressive economic policy now than in the recent past. But they are not opposed to capitalism.
Panel discussions can be very boring, but they don’t have to be if you follow these six rules.
Sunday’s elections in Greece provide the strongest indication to date that the left is now in deep crisis.
A new study ties consumption of entertainment television in Italy to support for Silvio Berlusconi.
A new study shows Americans have little understanding of their political adversaries—and education doesn’t help.
In the senator’s view, the threat of autocracy comes exclusively from the right.
Right-wing populism is still growing—and has already established itself as a fixture on the political stage.
In a sting video, the head of Austria’s far-right Freedom Party is seen soliciting illegal donations from a Russian billionaire.
From Russia to Venezuela, the strongmen who have destroyed democratic institutions won high office at the ballot box.
The center-left won the election, but the far right received a significant share of the vote.
Political leaders believe that the views they encounter online are representative of the “general public.” They’re not.