The Filipino leader’s war on drugs is starting to look like a pretext for keeping himself in power.
The firing of FBI director James Comey shows how Donald Trump’s authoritarianism and incompetence go hand in hand.
Recep Tayyip Erdoğan wanted an executive Turkey, headed by him. He got it. Here is how.
Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has already made Turkey into an autocratic state. Now he wants even more power.
International pressure on Venezuela is mounting as the country’s strongman, Nicolás Maduro, clamps down.
The War on Terror, a crisis of neoliberalism and the resurgence of Russia have conspired to revive the alt-right.
A quarter of Americans would like the president to be able to singlehandedly overrule the courts.
Former #NeverTrump activists need to team up with the left in order to defend liberal democracy and the rule of law.
These aren’t normal times. The thugs are in power and the once-silent majority is in the streets.
The new president accuses elites of stabbing America in the back and proposes “action” over politics.
When we lose trust in one another, we’re more likely to demand or accept strong-handed leadership.
Anybody who stands in the way of making Britain’s exit from the European Union a “success” must be a traitor to the cause.