Charles Richardson August 9, 2016
Thailand has a new constitution, but there was something less than a resounding vote of confidence in military rule.
Charles Richardson May 6, 2016
The Philippines elect a new president on Monday, with the front-runner making many people uncomfortable.
Charles Richardson January 8, 2016
Twenty elections to watch out for around the world in 2016.
Charles Richardson November 10, 2015
A big win for the opposition in Myanmar/Burma, and a hung parliament in Croatia. No surprises, although some seem surprised anyway.
Charles Richardson November 7, 2015 1 Comment
Myanmar/Burma votes for a new parliament, but a democratic future is by no means guaranteed.
Charles Richardson March 23, 2015
Gone in the same week, Malcolm Fraser and Lee Kuan Yew. Compare and contrast.
Charles Richardson July 22, 2014
Joko Widodo will be the new president of Indonesia, but his rival – with the media's help – has succeeded in sowing doubts about his victory.
Charles Richardson July 9, 2014
Indonesia's presidential election is being billed as a vote for or against democracy. Reformist candidate Joko Widodo seems to have a narrow edge.
Charles Richardson May 20, 2014 1 Comment
Martial law is declared in Bangkok, but the government remains in place for now. The generals seem set on trying to impose some sort of compromise.