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Ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi's death stirs memories of onetime democracy hopes - Los Angeles Times

Latimes - 2019-06-18 11:46

Democracy Faces a Global Crisis

Counterpunch - 2019-06-17 15:30

HDP's Buldan: Democracy will win in Istanbul

ANF - 2019-06-16 14:14
HDP Co-Chair Pervin Buldan addressed a rally promoted by her party in Esenyurt, as part of the campaign before the re-run of the Istanbul elections on 23 June. ...

Iraqi Human Rights Activist Severely Injured in “Suspicious” Car Accident

BAS News - 2019-06-15 16:13
ERBIL — An Iraqi human rights activist and an advocate of women’s rights was severely injured after a car hit her while returning from a protest in Baghdad. Hana Edward is known for her decades-long advocacy for women’s rights and democracy in Iraq. She ...

Sudan crisis: Ousted President Bashir charged with corruption

BBC - 2019-06-14 01:26
The charges come as the military admits mistakes as pro-democracy protesters were forcibly dispersed. ...

Opinion: Istanbul election re-do is a death knell for democracy | Opinion | DW | 06.05.2019

DW - 2019-06-13 06:34

Democracy Desperately Needs a Reboot - FPIF

FPIF - 2019-06-12 23:12

Turkey's AK Party: US Move Against Muslim Brotherhood Would Damage Democracy in Mideast | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-06-11 14:47

Dems prep bills to ‘safeguard democracy’ to shine a big spotlight on Trump as Mueller hearings begin – Raw Story

Rawstory - 2019-06-11 06:12

Kurds vote not for İmamoğlu but for themselves, for democracy - PKK leader | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-06-09 20:35

The day Turkish democracy died | Spectator USA

Spectator - 2019-06-07 14:27

Danish Social Democracy wins the elections by turning right

ANF - 2019-06-07 09:00
With a participation of 85.1%, the Social Democratic Party of Denmark has been the winner of the legislative elections held in that Nordic country last Sunday, obtaining 26% of the votes. ...

HDP MP: Fascism can only be pushed back through struggle

ANF - 2019-06-06 14:47
HDP Van MP Tayip Temel celebrated Eid with members of his party and said, “Fascism can only be pushed back through struggle. We will push back fascism in Istanbul.” Temel pointed out that Ocalan pointed at democracy. ...

“Kurdish Struggle” panel discussion at British Parliament

ANF - 2019-06-06 12:23
A panel discussion titled “The Kurdish People’s Struggle for Democracy in Turkey” was held at the British Parliament. ...

Sudan: Death Toll from Anti-Protest Raid Mounts, as Transitional Gov’t Sets Timeline for Election | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-06-05 13:22

Mexico, U.S. Lawmakers Hope to Avert Trump Tariff on Mexican Goods | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-06-04 22:34

Turkey’s Democracy and the Kurdish Question- Interview with Dr. Aykan Erdemir

Washington Kurdish Institute - 2019-06-04 21:34

Swedish Court Rejects Detention Request for Julian Assange | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-06-04 17:11

London panel to discuss Kurdish struggle for democracy in Turkey

ANF - 2019-06-04 09:17
A panel discussion entitled ‘Kurdish Struggle for Democracy in Turkey’ will take place today in London. ...

Sudan crisis: Security forces condemned for violence against protesters

BBC - 2019-06-04 00:02
Security forces attack pro-democracy protesters in Khartoum, reportedly killing at least 30 people. ...

Financial Mirror dot com -CYPRUS: Democracy dies from indifference

Financialmirror - 2019-06-02 16:35

Will Turkey's referendum mark the end of democracy and the birth of 'Erdoğanistan'?

Theconversation - 2019-05-31 18:08

EU report on Turkey: Backslide in democracy, rights, and economy | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-05-31 15:32

Please Advise! What’s Your Pick for World’s Worst Democracy? | The Tyee

Thetyee - 2019-05-29 17:30

HDP co-chairs: Great determination shown for peace and democracy

ANF - 2019-05-26 14:46
HDP co-chairs Pervin Buldan and Sezai Temelli commenting on the fact that the resistance against isolation has come to an end, said: “A great determination was shown.” ...

Istanbul Re-Run Seen as Test of Turkey’s Democracy | Balkan Insight

Balkaninsight - 2019-05-25 06:14

US charges Julian Assange with violating Espionage Act

Rûdaw - 2019-05-25 06:08
"The department takes seriously the role of journalists in our democracy...Julian Assange is no journalist" ...

Assange Is Indicted for Exposing War Crimes While Trump Considers Pardons for War Criminals | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-05-25 00:58

The day Turkish democracy died | The Spectator

Spectator - 2019-05-24 16:55

Saturday Mothers awarded Human Rights, Peace and Democracy award

ANF - 2019-05-24 12:50
The Human Rights, Peace and Democracy Award organized by Istanbul Medical Chamber was given to the Saturday Mothers. ...

7 days in May: Moshe Kahlon's chance to save Israeli democracy from Netanyahu | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-05-21 20:15

Democracy isn't dying. Liberalism is.

Theweek - 2019-05-21 14:41

The Turkish democracy is dead. This is bad. But Erdogan’s stubbornness is worse | CRYPTO COIN DISCOVERY

Ccdiscovery - 2019-05-21 08:17

Sudan crisis: Arrests over protesters' killings

BBC - 2019-05-20 00:02
The suspects have confessed to shooting at least five pro-democracy activists, the military says. ...

Democracy, populist authoritarianism, and American foreign policy

Kurdistan24 - 2019-05-18 22:39

The Global Crisis of Democracy - WSJ

WSJ - 2019-05-18 11:20

Verdict in neo-Nazi NSU trial: The shredding of Germanyʹs democracy - Qantara.de

Qantara - 2019-05-17 15:28

Kurds the saviors of democracy in Istanbul

Gulan Media - 2019-05-13 06:09

bne IntelliNews - ISTANBUL BLOG: Turkey mired in ‘death of democracy’ outrage—but global lenders are unfazed

Intellinews - 2019-05-13 02:37

Is democracy dead in Turkey? The re-run of Istanbul’s mayoral race will tell

Brookings - 2019-05-13 02:37

Indonesia’s Carnival of Democracy

Jacobinmag - 2019-05-13 00:28

Turkey’s pro-Kurdish HDP says Istanbul revote a democracy referendum | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-05-12 20:16

Kurds the saviors of democracy in Istanbul

Rûdaw - 2019-05-12 14:23

Can Dundar: Turkish democracy will continue despite Erdogan | Europe| News and current affairs from around the continent | DW | 08.05.2019

DW - 2019-05-09 02:21

Erdoğan foes warn democracy at stake after vote quashed - Independent.ie

Independent - 2019-05-08 15:47

RIP, Turkish Democracy

Freebeacon - 2019-05-08 02:33

bne IntelliNews - TURKEY INSIGHT: Democracy? That died long ago. Economic recovery? Don’t bet the farm on it

Intellinews - 2019-05-07 18:43

Istanbul Revote Decision ‘Important Step For Democracy’

Waar Media - 2019-05-07 17:33
WAAR_DUHOK Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday called the country’s top election body’s decision for a do-over election in Istanbul an “important step in strengthening Turkey’s democracy”. “We see this decision of the Turkish Supreme Electi ...

European Union reacted to Istanbul elections re-run decision

ANF - 2019-05-07 10:01
EU's Mogherini: "Ensuring a free, fair and transparent election process is essential to any democracy and is at the heart of the European Union’s relations with Turkey." ...

Journalists for Democracy in Turkey and Kurdistan launched in UK

ANF - 2019-05-05 13:50
Journalists, campaigners and Turkish and Kurdish organisations based in Britain came together in a new solidarity initiative announced on World Press Freedom Day. ...

International community must stave off decline in democracy - The Hour

Thehour - 2019-05-05 02:09

Turkey: Is mob violence undermining democracy? | Europe | DW | 03.05.2019

DW - 2019-05-04 00:42

Turkey's AK Party: U.S. move against Muslim Brotherhood would damage democracy in Middle East - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-05-01 20:29

Turkish Democracy Is the Winner in These Momentous Local Elections - Carnegie Europe - Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Carnegieeurope - 2019-04-30 02:42

"Rojava Experiment in Syria - A society in transition"

ANF - 2019-04-29 12:09
On the 5th of May the documentary "Rojava Experiment in Syria - A society in transition" can be seen at phoenix. The author has met people who want to carry out and promote the socio-political experiment of democracy from below. ...

Turkey’s democracy wakes up

Brookings - 2019-04-27 17:06

HDP's Sarısaç: Isolation is against Kurds and forces of democracy

ANF - 2019-04-26 14:42
HDP MP Murat Sarısaç said the AKP is trying to keep standing through isolation and anti-Kurdish policies and added: “The isolation against Ocalan is imposed upon both the Kurdish people and the forces of democracy.” ...

All Previous Iraqi Kurdistan parliaments were weak and ineffective

E-Kurd - 2019-04-25 10:44
Araz Barwari | Exclusive to Ekurd.net Democracy in any country needs a strong parliament to succeed. A strong and true democratic parliament is representative of the political will and social diversity of the population, and is effective in its legislati ...

Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor: Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO): DRL Strengthening Leadership With-in Union Councils To Improve Citizen Responsiveness - EIN News

Einnews - 2019-04-24 06:06

Democracy’s Midlife Crisis | The Nation

Thenation - 2019-04-22 15:30

Electoral democracy in Turkey died on June, 7 2015, not today | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-04-21 12:23

Intelligence Agencies in Iraqi Kurdistan are Political Police of KDP and PUK

E-Kurd - 2019-04-21 12:17
Araz Barwari | Exclusive to Ekurd.net In the developing countries such as Iraq where young democracies try to establish intelligence agencies that respect democracy and the rule of law, they face challenge with many issues that hinder the formation of su ...

Liberal democracy in decline, should you be worried? - The Sunday Guardian Live

Sundayguardianlive - 2019-04-20 23:33

Turkey needs varied voices in democracy to stop crises: Demirtas

Rûdaw - 2019-04-20 06:11
"We believe that these elections have shown the way forward ...

Social media is a threat to our democracy: Carole Cadwalladr speaks at TED2019 | TED Blog

TED - 2019-04-16 13:01

Turkey, a democracy in crisis | News24

News24 - 2019-04-15 06:16

KCK: It is a most legitimate right to resist for municipalities

ANF - 2019-04-14 17:56
KCK: “The Kurdish people who have been fighting for freedom and democracy for dozens of years, should show that they will not get used to this attack aiming to break their will by reclaiming their municipalities.” ...

Erdogan’s version of democracy is one in which only he wins || AW

Thearabweekly - 2019-04-13 22:09

Israel election results: Israeli democracy is in serious danger - Vox

VOX - 2019-04-10 21:46

A Win For Democracy, A Loss for Turkish President Erdogan - Citizen Truth

Citizentruth - 2019-04-09 15:33

"Time to write together a beautiful story of democratic struggle"

ANF - 2019-04-09 12:12
“Our future depends on the struggle for democracy, freedom, equality and peace, and on the solidarity, collective intelligence, and hard work that enabled the success on March 31,” HDP said. ...

Don't Let Erdogan Steal the Election and End Turkish Democracy | Newsmax.com

Newsmax - 2019-04-09 06:42

NYC: Activists Protest Whitney Museum Board Member, Maker of Tear Gas | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-04-08 18:19

NY to Ban Single-Use Plastic Bags | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-04-08 09:37

From India to Poland and Austria to America, how democracy is being weakened through legal means

Scroll - 2019-04-08 09:00

Turkish democracy is the winner in these momentous local elections | Sinan Ülgen | Opinion | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-04-07 19:37

“A Great Moment for Democracy”: Erdogan’s AK Party Suffers Major Defeat in Local Turkish Elections | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-04-04 20:27

Piri: It’s not the voting that’s democracy; it’s the counting

ANF - 2019-04-04 15:21
EP Turkey Rapporteur said March 31 elections proved that an important pillar of Turkey’s democracy is still alive and kicking. ...

Laws are chipping away at democracy around the world

Downtoearth - 2019-04-03 18:35

Benny Gantz to ToI: Future of Israel as a democracy is at stake in this election | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-04-03 10:25

Laws are chipping away at democracy around the world

PRI - 2019-04-03 08:46

Sepsis Was Cause of 7-Year-Old Guatemalan Girl’s Death in U.S. Custody | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-04-02 23:58

Ukraine: Comedian Takes Hefty Lead in Presidential Vote Tally | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-04-02 23:00

In ToI event, Gantz attacks Netanyahu for putting Israeli democracy in danger | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-04-02 22:37

Turkish democracy is alive and well. And could teach Europe a thing or two ǀ View | Euronews

Euronews - 2019-04-02 19:16

Laws are chipping away at democracy around the world

Theconversation - 2019-04-02 16:41

Video Confirms CA Police Shot and Killed Rapper While Asleep in His Car | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-04-02 07:45

Trump Announces Aid Cuts to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-04-01 23:56

Outrage as Border Patrol Holds Asylum Seekers Underneath El Paso Bridge | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-04-01 23:56

Gov’t Temporarily Extends Protected Immigration Status for Liberians | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-04-01 23:56

Slovakia: Environmentalist Becomes First Female President | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-04-01 23:56

Ex-Nevada Assemblywoman Accuses Joe Biden of Inappropriate Touching | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-04-01 23:56

Hip-Hop Star Nipsey Hussle Shot and Killed Outside L.A. Store | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-04-01 23:56

Turkey: President Erdogan Loses Ground in Local Elections | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-04-01 22:56

Congress observer delegation calls on Turkey to seize the opportunity of local elections to continue normalisation and enhance local democracy - News 2019

COE - 2019-04-01 17:38

U.K.: Brexit Crisis Deepens as Lawmakers Fail to Back Deal | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-04-01 17:35

Georgia House Passes “Fetal Heartbeat” Law, Sends Bill to Gov. Kemp | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-04-01 17:35

Kenneth Gibson, Newark’s First Black Mayor, Dies | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-04-01 17:35

Gaza: Israeli Forces Kill 4 on Great March of Return Anniversary | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-04-01 16:27

Trump Threatens to Close U.S.-Mexico Border | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2019-04-01 16:27

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