Charles RichardsonAug 11, 2017
Another disputed presidential election shows Kenyan democracy to be somewhat shaky but still functional.
Charles RichardsonJul 27, 2017
With Germany's election looming, chancellor Angela Merkel is being challenged on her response to the 2015 refugee crisis.
Charles RichardsonJul 17, 2017
Anti-government protests in Poland offer a window on the difference between liberals and conservatives, and also an opportunity to think about whether the authoritarian right deserves the label of "populist".
Charles RichardsonJul 6, 2017
A chaotic election in Papua New Guinea represents, among other things, the failings of Australian colonialism.
Charles RichardsonJun 30, 20171 Comment
As the financial year comes to a close, we tie up some loose ends on recent electoral news.
Charles RichardsonJun 29, 20172 Comments
The shadow of Brexit and the precariousness of Theresa May's position are making it hard to put together a new government in Northern Ireland.
Charles RichardsonJun 23, 2017
Albania continues to move towards political stability, with its prime minister seeking a mandate to negotiate entry to the European Union.
Charles RichardsonJun 21, 20176 Comments
Republicans win an astronomically expensive Congressional race in Georgia, and almost lose the low-profile one in neighboring South Carolina.
Charles RichardsonJun 19, 20173 Comments
France's president wins a parliamentary mandate: a less impressive one than seemed likely a week ago, but a remarkable achievement for all that.