Authoritarian regimes and illiberal democracies that cloak their rule in democratic garb are excluded from the analysis.
12 Feb 2020 2:36 AM
The Tibet Autonomous Region’s more than 40 ethnic minorities account for 95 per cent of its population.
11 Feb 2020 1:45 AM
Elizabeth Warren is tweaking her standard campaign speech, saying that she’s in the best position to win what some see as unwinnable
10 Feb 2020 3:19 PM
Trump, a Republican, sought in his budget proposal last year to slash foreign aid but faced steep resistance from Congress
10 Feb 2020 3:07 PM
The pandemic is unlikely to abate till temperatures rise with onset of summer.
10 Feb 2020 1:13 AM
The party won over the country and the very principles of constitutional justice. But at least one politician had the courage to say “no”.
10 Feb 2020 1:10 AM
President Trump’s victory in the Senate trial was a foregone conclusion with its Republican majority standing firm behind their leader.
08 Feb 2020 3:06 AM
From sex scandal to misuse of office, political conventions fail to pierce the post-truth armour of the prez
06 Feb 2020 10:03 AM
The irrepressible Haaretz columnist Gideon Levy has a somewhat different take on the matter.
06 Feb 2020 1:56 AM
Donald Trump and his party lost no time in ridiculing the Democrats, asking how they would run the country if they can't manage a small state caucus.
06 Feb 2020 1:44 AM
You wouldn’t think this innocuous cereal could sound offensive till it is shouted in your face.
02 Feb 2020 6:32 AM
Given the ongoing political contentions in West Asia, Arab opinion is deeply divided.
31 Jan 2020 2:30 AM
The similarities between President Bolsanoro and his American counterpart are extraordinary.
31 Jan 2020 1:28 AM
The Trump administration’s 18-month-long trade war with China last year fueled fears of a recession.
30 Jan 2020 2:06 PM
Yet, for all his flaws, in one crucial respect Trump is a rational and shrewd operator.
29 Jan 2020 2:29 AM
The meeting of plutocrats used to be a forum where ideas were thrown at the super-rich and governments on how to make the world better.
28 Jan 2020 2:14 AM
Mini-dictators might not have dared if it weren’t for the atmosphere created nationally.
24 Jan 2020 1:40 AM
During meet with Pak PM Imran Khan, Prez says US watching situation ‘very, very closely’.
23 Jan 2020 1:40 AM
The president spoke in a ballroom at his Mar-a-Lago club in Palm Beach, Florida, at a Republican event.
19 Jan 2020 1:24 PM
Trump, facing impeachment and re-election, could do with a short, sharp war.
14 Jan 2020 4:10 AM