Democracy

Our political system is being weakened by inaccurate voting registers, ‘shared’ sovereignty and unaccountable international organisations

The hostility in Sino-Japanese relations

Joshua Muravchik’s two recent books are about defending democracy in the one place in the Middle East where it thrives

‘If the Chinese have shown cynical duplicity towards Hong Kong’s democrats, the British have been guilty of self-delusion’

“Most people in the West still cling to the view that freedom generates economic growth—but what happens if this is demonstrably no longer the case?”

Putin’s ideology can be traced back to Sergey Uvarov

I taught English in Poland in the 1960s and can safely say there were virtually no Communists in the country

‘Despite Reagan’s “crusade” to “foster the infrastructure of democracy”, there are more elections but they decide less and less’