Democracy

To Fix Tech, Democracy Needs to Grow Up

1 hour ago   |   Wired

Calls to “democratize technology” ring hollow when both systems seem to be failing. The key is realizing that democracy is not yet in its final form.
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Ennahdha needs to change to save itself, and Tunisia's democracy

1 day ago   |   Al Jazeera

Ennahdha can help stop Tunisia's democratic backsliding - but to succeed, it needs to reform itself.
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Timeline of events leading up to FBI search of Trump's home

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - The FBI search of former President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate has already sent reverberations across the country, even as new details emerge about what...
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The Jan. 6 Committee Hearings Are Done. The Work to Defend Democracy Must Continue

The Jan. 6 Committee Hearings Are Done. The Work to Defend Democracy Must Continue

1 day ago   |   News One

What America saw on Jan. 6, 2021, was not an aberration but a glimpse at what truly lies just beneath the surface of modern American politics - an angry and dangerous...
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In a Blow to China, Latvia and Estonia Leave Forum Aimed at Boosting Ties

1 day ago   |   Time

BEIJING - Latvia and Estonia say they have left a Chinese-backed forum aimed at boosting relations with Eastern European countries, in what appears to be a new setback for...
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Greece's Mitsotakis Fends Off Accusations His Government Spied on Rivals

2 days ago   |   NY Times

Revelations that the cellphone of a top opposition politician was tapped have shaken the government and stoked concerns over just how widespread such surveillance is.
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Democrats Might Have Something New For the Midterms: Optimism

2 days ago   |   The New Republic

For Democrats, 2022 is the ultimate manic-depressive election, except that the extreme moods have come in reverse order. Two months ago, most Democrats were locked in a...
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Brazilians rally for democracy, seek to rein in Bolsonaro

Brazilians rally for democracy, seek to rein in Bolsonaro

2 days ago   |   Post Gazette   |   2 articles


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Brazilians Are Rallying for Democracy as They Seek to Rein in Bolsonaro

Brazilians Are Rallying for Democracy as They Seek to Rein in Bolsonaro

2 days ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

SAO PAULO - Thousands of Brazilians flocked to a law school Thursday in defense of the nation's democratic institutions, an event that carried echoes of a gathering nearly 45...
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Brazilians protest for democracy as Bolsonaro threatens election

2 days ago   |   Al Jazeera

The protests take place amid concerns that Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro could refuse to accept election results.
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