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at the International Forum for Democratic Studies

News & Highlights

JAN 26, 2015

The Center for International Media Assistance interviewed Journal of Democracy coeditor Marc F. Plattner about the significance of its 25th anniversary issue. ::MORE

Jan 13, 2015

Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellow Zin Mar Aung speaks about surviving 11 years as a political prisoner in Burma and her continued struggles for democratic change in Burma in a podcast with Fox News' Greta Talk. ::MORE

DEC 17, 2014

Watch panelists from our November 2014 event on "25 Years after the Velvet Revolution" discuss why the future of democracy in Europe hinges on reform success in Ukraine. ::MORE

DEC 8, 2014

In an op-ed published by Foreign Policy's Democracy Lab, Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellow Altay Goyushov argues that the Azerbaijan government's crackdown on democratic civil society will eliminate moderate voices and pave the way for radical Islamist groups to exert influence in the country. ::MORE

Forum Publications

Democratization and Authoritarianism in the Arab World

Clientelism, Social Policy, and the Quality of Democracy

Journal of Democracy October 2014, "India's Watershed Vote"