Charles Richardson August 11, 2017
Another disputed presidential election shows Kenyan democracy to be somewhat shaky but still functional.
Charles Richardson January 19, 2017
Conflict looms in Gambia over a contested election result, but it's likely to be very one-sided.
Charles Richardson December 16, 2016
More world electoral news (an occasional feature). Today Macedonia, Bulgaria, Italy and Gambia.
Charles Richardson December 13, 2016
There's a lot happening in the electoral world. Today Romania, France, Iceland and Ghana; part II to follow tomorrow.
Charles Richardson November 10, 2016 1 Comment
Donald Trump's victory comes courtesy of the electoral system, not the voters' choice. And that's not something unusual.
Charles Richardson May 4, 2016 3 Comments
Donald Trump will be the Republican nominee, after his last major rival conceded in Indiana. That, plus updates from Ireland, Iran and Equatorial Guinea.
Charles Richardson January 8, 2016
Twenty elections to watch out for around the world in 2016.
Charles Richardson June 12, 2015 1 Comment
So is Azerbaijan in Europe or not? What about Turkey? Iceland? Morocco? The questions are never purely geographical, but they raise some difficult political problems.
Charles Richardson April 3, 2015
Nigeria elects another former military ruler, but this time by beating the incumbent in a fair election. It represents a huge step forward.