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Current History (2021) 120 (823): 43–49.
Published: 01 February 2021
... also bolstered the right’s congressional veto power by requiring high quorums for legislative changes and constitutional reforms. As a further check, Guzmán and his allies created a Constitutional Tribunal, which could judge the constitutionality of legislation at any point in the lawmaking process...
Current History (2019) 118 (807): 137–142.
Published: 01 April 2019
... Lanka China India civil war reconciliation transitional justice Tamils Buddhists Muslims Mahinda Rajapaksa democracy constitution debt trap 137 Sri Lanka s ethnoreligious divisions are bound to continue as long as the likes of Rajapaksa dominate the island s political scene. Sri...
Current History (2016) 115 (780): 154–156.
Published: 01 April 2016
...Amanda Snellinger Nepal's new constitution was supposed to cap a momentous decade that saw the end of the monarchy and civil war. But identity politics and economic discontent have called national unity into question. © 2016 Current History. All rights reserved. 2016 The Regents...
Current History (2015) 114 (773): 224–228.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Alexis Dudden [A]n overwhelming majority of Japanese wants to ‘protect' the constitution—using the same word, mamore , that Abe and his supporters use to justify their desire for Japanese troops to fight. © 2015 Current History. All rights reserved. 2015 The Regents of the University...
Current History (2013) 112 (753): 146–151.
Published: 01 April 2013
... democracy constitution Maoists monarchy caste ethnicity federalism 146 [T]he struggle for power between the Maoists and the traditional political par- ties has dominated much of Nepal s politics for the past seven years. Nepal s Constitutional Crisis aditya adhikari The ongoing constitutional...
Current History (2012) 111 (745): 181–186.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Jacqueline M. Klopp [T]he country has bought a short amount of time in which to entrench the new constitution, wield it for reform, and battle ghosts of the past. © 2012 Current History. All rights reserved. 2012 The Regents of the University of California Jacqueline Klopp Kenya...
Current History (2001) 100 (646): 226–231.
Published: 01 May 2001
... leadership is not seeking democracy, then who is? © 2001 Current History. All rights reserved. 2001 The Regents of the University of California Albert Zafy autocracy constitution democracy Didier Ratsiraka elections Madagascar referendum rural Third Republic 226 President Ratsiraka...