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June 21, 2024 in Illiberal Forces at the Ballot

General Election 2024: Can Things Only Get Better in Broken Britain?

Drowning Downing Street On a rainy afternoon in late May, UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak stood outside 10 Downing Street to call a general election for 4th July. Whether buoyed…
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June 18, 2024 in Illiberal Forces at the Ballot

Did India’s Election Save a Sinking Democracy and its Religious Minorities?

The fractured mandate in India's 2024 national elections has shocked many. Hoping to secure an absolute majority as in 2019, the right-wing Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) under Hindu nationalist Prime…
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June 17, 2024 in Illiberal Forces at the Ballot

Macron’s Snap Elections: A Reality Check for the French Political Landscape

As the results of the European elections came in on June 9, French President Emmanuel Macron decided to dissolve the French Parliament and call for snap elections. French citizens found…
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June 10, 2024 in Illiberal Forces at the Ballot

The End of Stability? South Africa’s Watershed Election

In 1994, South Africa’s first post-apartheid election famously catapulted Nelson Mandela’s African National Congress (ANC) to power. Two decades of episodic economic development and broad political stability followed, underwritten by…
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