August 24, 2021

International Forum for Democratic Studies August 2021 Newsletter

This edition of the Forum's quarterly newsletter highlights recent research and publications, a new issue of the Journal of Democracy, and more.


July 19, 2021

Journal of Democracy July 2021: Latin America Erupts, China at the UN,...

The Journal of Democracy's July 2021 issues features a set of essays exploring Latin America's political upheaval, a collection of reactions to "middleware" as a solution for reducing social media platforms’...


June 29, 2021

Reputation Laundering and Universities: Implications for...

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

The International Forum hosted a discussion based on a working paper entitled “Paying for a World Class Affiliation: Reputation Laundering in the University Sector of Open Societies,” that discussed how transnational kleptocracy targets universities, and its resulting influence on freedom of expression and democracy around the world.


June 18, 2021

Report Launch | A Full-Spectrum Response to Sharp Power:...

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

The International Forum launched its final report, "A Full-Spectrum Response to Sharp Power: The Vulnerabilities and Strengths of Open Societies," and reflected on lessons learned from its series examining Sharp Power and Democratic Resilience.