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Just 4.5% of the world population lives in a free and fair democracy, and Australia is part of that lucky elite.
Erdogan’s election marks huge shift for Turkey and the West
With Turkey increasingly slipping into autocratic rule, what remains of its relationships with alliance partners and what can we expect going forward?
East Timor’s latest election shows a democracy maturing
East Timor is in for another change of government after the weekend's election. What will it mean for the nation's fragile democracy?
Marriage equality pushes Australia up in democracy world rankings
Australia has moved up several places in The Economist's Global Democracy Index amid a tumultuous year for the region's powers.
Crisis in trust a product of governments too busy helping companies to help us
With global trust levels stagnating, and still declining in Australia, it's time we understood why people in democracies don't like their governments.