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America’s democracy may be weak, but snubbing it weakens us all
Doug Saunders
Doug Saunders
u.s. politics
Biden visits Georgia to make case for voting rights
opinion
Spare us the hyperbole: Another U.S. civil war is not on the horizon
Konrad Yakabuski
Konrad Yakabuski
u.s. politics
Biden takes aim at Trump’s ‘web of lies’ on anniversary of Jan. 6 Capitol attack
world
'Democracy was attacked' on Jan. 6: Biden
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How the anniversary of Jan. 6 insurrection was commemorated in the U.S.
opinion
A historic Canadian insurrection has uncanny parallels with the Capitol riot
Roy MacSkimming
opinion
Hong Kong has become a living experiment in Chinese ‘democracy’
Frank Ching
opinion
If the next presidential election reveals the U.S. hurtling toward possible violence and autocracy, should Canada try to intervene?
John Ibbitson
John Ibbitson
world
One man held as major fire ravages South Africa’s Parliament complex
opinion
The American polity is cracked, and might collapse. Canada must prepare
Thomas Homer-Dixon
world
How democracy was dismantled in Hong Kong in 2021
opinion
Democracy has a marketing problem. Joe Biden and Justin Trudeau aren’t making the sale
Doug Saunders
Doug Saunders
opinion
Revealing text messages from the Capitol riot undermine Trump and his toadies
Lawrence Martin
Lawrence Martin
opinion
It’s never the wrong time to stand up for democracy
The Editorial Board
world
U.S. imposes sanctions on China, Myanmar and North Korea for human-rights abuses
politics briefing newsletter
Politics Briefing: Federal politicians respond to Bill 21 case of Quebec teacher reassigned for wearing hijab
u.s. politics
Renewing democracy is ‘defining challenge of our time,’ Biden tells summit
opinion
Joe Biden’s Summit for Democracy must recognize that feminism is key to the system’s survival
Shirin Ebadi, Leymah Gbowee, Tawakkol Karman, Rigoberta Menchú Tum and Jody William
opinion
Justin Trudeau shouldn’t lecture attendees at the Summit for Democracy. He should take notes
Andrew Coyne
Andrew Coyne
world
Global campaign launched in solidarity with jailed Hong Kong media mogul Jimmy Lai
opinion
Biden’s democracy summit is a chance for Canada to show off
Lawrence Martin
Lawrence Martin
world
Russia, China say in U.S. Summit for Democracy, President Biden resorts to Cold War tactics
opinion
Ahead of a U.S. summit, China tries to move the goalposts on the meaning of ‘democracy’
Charles Burton
world
U.S. to announce sanctions next week marking President Joe Biden’s democracy summit
world
China to release white paper on democracy, defining its version
world
China, U.S. tussle over President Joe Biden’s upcoming ‘Summit for Democracy’
world
Castro vows to pull Honduras ‘out of the abyss’ as first female president
world
China says it is ‘firmly opposed’ after U.S. invites Taiwan to its democracy summit
politics
Liberal MP Mark Holland optimistic minority government can work with opposition
canada
Supreme Court upholds Ontario law that cut Toronto city council during 2018 election
opinion
Canada should speak out about the threat to Tunisia’s democracy
Bruce Mabley and Yasser Dhouib
world
Berliners back plan to expropriate big landlords
world
Tunisians take to the streets to protest president’s power grab
world
Former Portuguese president Jorge Sampaio dies at 81
opinion
Can Elections Canada keep up with democracy?
Peter MacLeod and Richard Johnson