Charles RichardsonAug 11, 2017
Another disputed presidential election shows Kenyan democracy to be somewhat shaky but still functional.
Charles RichardsonJan 19, 2017
Conflict looms in Gambia over a contested election result, but it's likely to be very one-sided.
Charles RichardsonDec 16, 2016
More world electoral news (an occasional feature). Today Macedonia, Bulgaria, Italy and Gambia.
Charles RichardsonDec 13, 2016
There's a lot happening in the electoral world. Today Romania, France, Iceland and Ghana; part II to follow tomorrow.
Charles RichardsonNov 10, 20161 Comment
Donald Trump's victory comes courtesy of the electoral system, not the voters' choice. And that's not something unusual.
Charles RichardsonMay 4, 20163 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 RichardsonJan 8, 2016
Twenty elections to watch out for around the world in 2016.
Charles RichardsonJun 12, 20151 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 RichardsonApr 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.