Mass strike in Belarus as protesters seek authoritarian leader’s resignation

KYIV, Ukraine — Factory workers, students and business owners in Belarus on Monday began a strike to demand that authoritarian President Alexander Lukashenko resign after more than two months of continuing mass protests following a disputed election. Most state-run enterprises … Read more…

‘A Dear Leader approach’: Trump’s critics compare his shows of strength around coronavirus to authoritarian tactics

Detractors say the president has projected dangerous propaganda in service of fostering and maintaining a cult-of-personality sway over his supporters. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off … Read more…

In 1980s tapes, Sanders praised authoritarian regimes. In 2020, his comments have new life.

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Democrats: We Have Been ‘Very Clear In Our Opposition To Authoritarian Leaders’ | MTP Daily | MSNBC

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Democracies are on track to lose their global economic dominance as ‘authoritarian capitalism’ rises

This week's mini-drama over President Donald Trump's Fourth of July speech, with all its military accompaniment, shouldn't distract anyone from the far more significant story of global democratic decline, Frederick Kempe writes. Commentary BEST DEAL UPDATE: