April 15, 2022Philippines
Although the actual election isn’t for another six weeks, current polling suggests Ferdinand Marcos Jr. is all but a lock to succeed Rodrigo Duterte as the Philippines’ next president. Marcos, a form…
October 4, 2021Middle East and North Africa
Twenty years after 9/11, U.S. policy in the Middle East is still based on a fundamental mistake.
November 5, 2021Venezuela
Why did the US effort to promote democracy in Venezuela fail? The lessons learned there should inform democracy promotion efforts around the globe.
October 29, 2021Foreign Aid
The U.S. government spends billions to promote democracy. It could get more for its money through better internal coordination, and by relying more on NGOs and its own expertise when implementing pro…
February 1, 2021Democracy
Now more than ever, democracy’s champions need to hang together. The Biden administration should approach its proposed Summit for Democracy in the spirit of humility rather than hubris.