A dictatorship is a form of authoritarian government in which complete power over the people and state is held by one person or one political entity. So which countries still have dictatorships?
Discarding Democracy: Return to the Iron Fist
“In a year marked by an explosion of terrorist violence, autocrats’ use of more brutal tactics, and Russia’s invasion and annexation of a neighboring country’s territory, the state of freedom in 2014 worsened significantly in nearly every part of the world.”
What’s behind the demand for governance? An assessment of people’s views
“This paper analyses emerging data from the United Nations’ MY World survey of people’s priorities for the future and how they have voted on governance-related issues.”
The Undemocratic People’s Republic of Korea
“The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (i.e., North Korea) accused the United States Wednesday of intruding on its airspace with surveillance planes-the latest tension between the two countries.”
Democracy Index 2013: Global Democracy At A Standstill, The Economist Intelligence Unit’s Annual Report Shows
“While some of the most oppressive parts of the world have made significant gains in democracy in the past year, the overall pace of democratic change remained stagnant in 2012. That is the conclusion of The Economist Intelligence Unit’s recently published annual report on the state of global democracy for 2012.”
Who Really Calls The Shots In North Korea?
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