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Current History (2019) 118 (805): 68–74.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Rebecca J. Atencio A central feature of Bolsonaro's pro-dictatorship campaign stance was the promise it represented of a return to the old social order and traditional values. Rebecca Atencio Brazil election military dictatorship Jair Bolsonaro Lula da Silva Dilma Rousseff...
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Current History (2017) 116 (792): 282–284.
Published: 01 October 2017
... in world politics. There is evidence of attempted Kremlin interference in several recent Western elections, including in France. But the most obvious such at- tempt played out in the 2016 US presidential cam- paign. There have been moments such as the leaking of Hillary Clinton s campaign emails...
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Current History (2015) 114 (771): 123–129.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Siddharth Varadarajan [D]espite the global goodwill, economic good fortune, and political triumphs Modi has enjoyed, questions are increasingly being asked about his capacity to deliver on the promises that won him the election. © 2015 Current History. All rights reserved. 2015 The Regents...
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Current History (2015) 114 (771): 154–156.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Nira Wickramasinghe The unexpected ouster of an authoritarian president in January's election was the result of a slow-burning citizens' uprising. Will this revival of civil society lead to lasting progress? © 2015 Current History. All rights reserved. 2015 The Regents of the University...
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Current History (2014) 113 (762): 131–136.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Ronojoy Sen [T]he principal opposition party, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), seems much better positioned than the Indian National Congress to win power in this year's elections. CURRENT HISTORY April 2014 [T]he principal opposition party, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), seems much better...
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Current History (2014) 113 (762): 150–156.
Published: 01 April 2014
..., Bangladesh has experimented with parliamentary elections. Four were held under a various systems of governance, including one- nonpartisan caretaker government: These were party presidential rule and, currently, a multiparty all recognized as fair elections with high voter parliamentary system, having...
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Current History (2014) 113 (760): 76–81.
Published: 01 February 2014
... of the University of California Jorge Lanzaro Uruguay left populist social democrat Mujica Vazquez labor institutionalization election authoritarianism economic growth gradualist batllismo energy telecommunications privatization Frente Amplio PA Broad Front Colorado party national...
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Current History (2014) 113 (760): 70–75.
Published: 01 February 2014
... Garcia Humala government Fujimori raw material Valentin Pariagua National Truth Commission Shining Path Sendero Luminoso wins posible Callao Lima APRA election export mining natural resource unrest investor Ombudsman indigenous Amazon 70 The governments of Toledo, García...
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Current History (2012) 111 (746): 223–228.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Gi-Wook Shin Electing a new Korean president … will have far-reaching political and policy ramifications, both domestic and foreign, perhaps greater than ever in recent history. © 2012 Current History. All rights reserved. 2012 The Regents of the University of California Gi-Wook Shin...
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Current History (2012) 111 (745): 181–186.
Published: 01 May 2012
... election ethnic violence class Mwai Kibaki Raila Odinga constitution reform inequality Daniel arap Moi Uhuru Kenyatta 181 [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. Kenya Struggles to Fix...
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Current History (2012) 111 (742): 43–49.
Published: 01 February 2012
...Pamela K. Starr The 2011 election…will take place amid popular disappointment with Calderón's presidency and a widespread perception that it has left the country worse off than it was five years ago. 43 All eyes in Mexico this year are focused on the July 1 presidential election, on who is apt...
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Current History (2003) 102 (664): 215–221.
Published: 01 May 2003
... with this long history and turn power over to democratic institutions. Whether Madagascar's new president has this will remains a question. © 2003 Current History. All rights reserved. 2003 The Regents of the University of California Madagascar Marc Ravalomanana Didier Ratsiraka CNE election...
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Current History (2003) 102 (664): 200–205.
Published: 01 May 2003
... the results of Kenya s December 27, 2002 presidential election. Mwai Kibaki, 73 years old, a former vice president who had also held a variety of ministerial portfolios in years past, took 63 percent of the vote to defeat Uhuru Kenyatta, the ruling party candidate and son of Kenya s first pres- ident, Jomo...