The illiberal tendencies of the American and Indian leaders have long-term impacts on democracy.
Mainstream parties need to consider broader coalitions if they want to avoid partnering with the extreme right.
The country’s surprising election results are a rejection of the status quo.
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Britain’s exit from the European Union is being treated by some as an “independence day.” Could it actually become one?
A grassroots anti-populist movement is challenging Matteo Salvini in Italy. Can its model be emulated elsewhere?
For autocratic regimes, foreign sympathy for demonstrations is akin to intervention.
Responding to mass demonstrations with violence doesn’t always lead to the desired results.
The political movement defined democracies around the globe in the 2010s. It’s not going anywhere.
As the storming of the U.S. embassy in Iraq has shown, diplomatic protection isn’t always a given.
The demonstrations against India’s new citizenship law have had an emotional impact—but can they make a tangible one?
Defectors from both of Britain’s major political parties suffered huge losses in recent elections, leaving Parliament almost devoid of moderate lawmakers.
The arch-Brexiteer won’t make major gains this election, but that doesn’t mean he hasn’t succeeded.
Jens Stoltenberg will soon be NATO’s longest-serving leader in a generation. How has he done it?
Though some elements of British campaigns resemble those of American contests, the systems are fundamentally different.
Going to the electorate over and over again won’t necessarily reap different results.
For many of the protests taking place around the world, the lack of an appointed leader is deliberate.
The prime-ministerial hopeful turned London mayoral candidate told The Atlantic that he hopes to build a moderate political movement from the bottom up. But can it be done from city hall?
Every year, Britain commemorates the notorious Catholic conspirator’s failed plot to blow up the Houses of Parliament. Elsewhere in the world, his reputation is much different.
After the country elected its 20th Etonian prime minister, some are questioning whether its education system is the solution to the country’s stagnant social mobility—or the problem.