democracy
'We Are Mourning:' Thousands of Hongkongers March on Communist Party Anniversary Despite Ban
5 months ago
Thousands of Hong Kong protesters rallied on Aug. 11, defying a police ban on marches.
7 months ago
Protests against Hong Kong's anti-extradition bill have been growing to unprecedented levels. Many of the protesters are new ...
7 months ago
A U.S.-based organization has aggregated the names of Chinese officials documented as personally taking part in persecuting Falun Gong ...
7 months ago
Walt Whitman, The Bard of Democracy. Imagine a completely unknown author received this email from novelist Jonathan Franzen ...
8 months ago

Actor Jeff Daniels compared supporters of President Donald Trump to the Ku Klux Klan and claimed that it would ...
9 months ago
TAIPEI—Taiwan will not accept any deal that destroys its sovereignty and democracy, President Tsai Ing-wen said on Feb. ...
12 months ago
HONG KONG—Democracy leaders in Hong Kong pledged on Dec. 14 to sustain their fight for full democracy at the ...
1 year ago

Hong Kong activists arrested in front of Beijing’s liaison office are demanding democracy and political freedom. They stood ...
3 years ago
Hong Kong police seized nine democracy advocates on Thursday, April 27, for participating in a protest last November. ...
3 years ago
Two pro-independence legislators were arrested by Hong Kong police on April 26. They were charged with unlawful assembly ...
3 years ago

Venezuelan opposition supporters were chanting against President Nicolás Maduro on Monday (April 10). People went into the streets ...
3 years ago
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela's president and Supreme Court backed down Saturday from a surprise move to strip ...
3 years ago
The U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee began a rare open hearing on Thursday (March 30) for its investigation into ...
3 years ago

Nine democracy activists were in court in Hong Kong on March 30. They are charged with nuisance and ...
3 years ago
Outgoing Hong Kong leader Leung Chun-ying and chief executive-elect Carrie Lam discussed the transition process on March 17. ...
3 years ago
Hundreds of pro-democracy activists marched through the streets of Hong Kong on Saturday demanding universal suffrage. It’s one ...
3 years ago

President Donald Trump hosted a reception in honor of Greek Independence Day at the White House on Friday ...
3 years ago
HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong is poised to choose a new leader on Sunday when members of ...
3 years ago
Hong Kong will soon receive a new leader. Election Day is March 26, but the citizens of Hong ...
3 years ago

Belgium has learned lessons about keeping violent Islamists in check but cannot rule out more attacks, Prime Minister ...
3 years ago
HONG KONG (AP) — The three candidates vying to be Hong Kong's next leader squared off in a ...
3 years ago
Hong Kong residents cast the last of their votes as the city's mock election wrapped up on Sunday ...
3 years ago

A Hong Kong court sentenced seven policemen to two years jail on Friday (February 17) for beating a ...
3 years ago
Romania's ruling Social Democrats appealed for calm on Monday (February 6) after withdrawing a decree widely condemned as ...
3 years ago