March 5, 2018Authoritarianism
In an op-ed recently published in the Hill, I write about what democracy in retreat and authoritarianism on the march mean for the future of the liberal world order. President Xi Jinping’s brazen…
January 16, 2018Southeast Asia
As I noted late last year, 2017 was a disastrous year for democracy in Southeast Asia. Democratic rights and freedoms already have been in decline in Southeast Asia for more than a decade, but 2017 w…
September 26, 2017Southeast Asia
Democratic backsliding in Southeast Asia continues, extending a trend that has been at work in the region for more than a decade.
December 18, 2017Asia
The rise of populist leaders and parties in Europe and the United States over the past two years has reshaped the political landscape from Budapest to Washington. Challenging elites as corrupt and di…
August 7, 2017Elections and Voting
Artificial intelligence has helped politicians get elected, but what effect is it having on democracy?