Liberal democracy
Liberal democracy is a form of government in which representative democracy operates under the principles of liberalism, i.e. protecting the rights of the individual, which are generally enshrined in ...
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Des gilets jaunes insultent violemment Finkielkraut pendant l'acte 14
Tas de merde, Barre-toi sale sioniste de merde : le philosophe Alain Finkielkraut a été l'objet de violentes insultes proférées par des gilets jaunes pendant la manifestation parisienne de samedi 17 f...
El Chapo trial: Former Mexican president accused of being paid $100M bribe
Former cartel member Alex Cifuentes told the court in the El Chapo trial that former Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto accepted a bribe from the drug kingpin himself. Peña Nieto denies the accusati...
Japan upholds law that requires transgender people to be sterilized before gender change
Activists have denounced a controversial ruling by Japan's Supreme Court to uphold a law that they argue violates LGBT human rights.
Jair Bolsonaro: Brazil’s new far right president fires hundreds of ‘left wing’ civil servants | The Independent
Brazil’s new president has authorised the dismissal of civil servants who do not share his far-right ideology, it has been reported.  Having taken office this week, Jair Bolsonaro has launched a
Skating on Thin Ice
Watch (and listen) as a Swedish mathematician skates on thin ice, creating a beautiful acoustic experience.
Benjamin Netanyahu says Israel will fill U.S. void in Syria
Israel moved quickly Thursday to fill the coming power vacuum after President Trump said U.S. troops were being withdrawn from Syria, vowing to ramp up its own military campaign against Iranian-backed...
Who Are the Most Powerful People in America?
The genius of America is that it was set up as a representative government, but increasingly, Americans are ruled over by leaders who are unelected, and very powerful. Columbia Law School Professor...
Porsche Trick or Speed - On Dracula’s Trail
People have been sharing spine-chilling tales at Halloween for centuries, and there’s one particularly terrifying character that has been familiar to children through the ages: the bloodthirsty Count ...
Sweden Not a Socialist Success
Democratic socialists in the United States point to Sweden as a socialist success. But Swedish historian Johan Norberg says, Sweden is not socialist. --------- Subscribe to my YouTube channel: http:/...
‘Trump of the Tropics’ – Controversial front-runner of Brazil’s election
Brazil is getting ready for elections - with a controversial right-wing frontrunner. RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Subscribe to RT! http://www.youtub...
Brazil's Strongman Closes In on Presidency After Round-One Rout
Oct.08 -- Bloomberg's Julia Leite and Peterson Institute's Monica de Bolle discuss far-right former Army captain Jair Bolsonaro's lead in the first round of Brazil’s presidential elections.
Indonesia tsunami
Indonesia tsunami.
This Brazilian jail gives prisoners the keys to their cells
Prisoners have to study, work and pursue a hobby every day. Read more: https://wef.ch/2QX37Zm #wefimpact
Strong M6.7 Earthquake Hits Japan, Landslide Crushes Homes
A powerful earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.7 has struck northern Japan, centered near the cities of Tomakomai and Sapporo, seismologists say. There are reports of injuries. The earthquak...
The Minotaurs Lair?
Labyrinth, Leper colony or vineyard? It earns the nickname given to it by scientists who spotted it - Thumbprint Island. Catch a full day of #WhatOnEarth mysteries today on Science and SCIgo!
Elective rights
Two central issues for democracies are the right to candidate, and suffrage or the franchise—that is, the decision as to who is entitled to vote. For example, Athenian democracy limited the vo...
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Voter turnout
Voter turnout is the percentage of eligible voters who cast a ballot in an election. (Who is eligible varies by country, and should not be confused with the total adult population. For example, some c...
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Majoritarianism
Majoritarianism is a traditional political philosophy or agenda which asserts that a majority (sometimes categorized by religion, language, social class or some other identifying factor) of the popula...
Democratic peace theory

Though the democratic peace theory was not rigorously or scientifically studied until the 1960s, the basic principles of the concept had been argued as early as the 1700s in the works of philosop...
Democratic peace theory - Wikipedia
Music of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
The music of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines includes thriving music scenes based on Big Drum, calypso, soca, steelpan and also reggae. String band music, quadrille, bélé music and traditional storyt...
Trsteno Arboretum
Trsteno Arboretum, located in Trsteno, Croatia, is the oldest arboretum in this part of the world.The arboretum was erected by the local noble family Gozze (see House of Gozze) in the late 15th centur...
Trsteno Arboretum - Wikipedia
Japan upholds law that requires transgender people to be sterilized before gender change
Activists have denounced a controversial ruling by Japan's Supreme Court to uphold a law that they argue violates LGBT human rights.
Australia
Australia /ɒˈstreɪliə/, /ə-/, or colloquially /-jə/, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is an Oceanian country comprising the mainland of the...
Australia - Wikipedia
Jair Bolsonaro: Brazil’s new far right president fires hundreds of ‘left wing’ civil servants | The Independent
Brazil’s new president has authorised the dismissal of civil servants who do not share his far-right ideology, it has been reported.  Having taken office this week, Jair Bolsonaro has launched a
Politics of Andorra
The politics of Andorra take place in a framework of a parliamentary constitutional diarchy, and a multi-party system. Executive power is exercised by the government, with the Head of Government of An...
Politics of Andorra - Wikipedia
Benjamin Netanyahu says Israel will fill U.S. void in Syria
Israel moved quickly Thursday to fill the coming power vacuum after President Trump said U.S. troops were being withdrawn from Syria, vowing to ramp up its own military campaign against Iranian-backed...
Outline of Croatia
The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Croatia:Croatia – unitary democratic parliamentary republic in Europe at the crossroads of Central Europe, the Balkans, a...
Outline of Croatia - Wikipedia