democracy

Trump tried to imprison his opponents, what it says about U.S.

Weeks prior to the 2020 U.S. Presidential Election, President Donald Trump told Attorney General Bill Barr to bring criminal charges against Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden, former President Barack Obama, and previous Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton for launching a supposed coup against his administration. “Unless...

America no longer a democracy, at high risk for civil war says expert

Data from the Center for Systemic Peace, a not-for-profit that monitors political behavior in each of the world's major states and uses scientific research and quantitative analysis to examine emerging issues and persisting conditions in countries, finds the United States no longer qualifies as a democracy,...