Global democracy has another bad year

Source: The Economist - View Original Article
Published: Jan 23, 2020
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78% Liberal


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Policies:

Government Interference
Border Wall
Affirmative Action
Refugee Migration
Assisted Suicide

Sentiments

86% "The political crisis was enough to demote tiny Malta to the EIU's flawed democracy category for the first time since the index began.""
85% "The demonstrations led to more than 20 deaths and thousands of injuries.""
84% "More than a third of the world's population, meanwhile, still live under authoritarian rule.""
82% "The region's deterioration can be blamed in part on undemocratic elections, such as Senegal's presidential poll in February, in which rivals of Macky Sall, ..."


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Contributing sentiments towards policy:

86% : The political crisis was enough to demote tiny Malta to the EIU's "flawed democracy" category for the first time since the index began.
85% : There discrimination against minorities in the western region of Xinjiang and other infringements of civil liberties, such as digital surveillance, contributed to a drop in the country's score, from 3.32 to 2.26.
85% : The demonstrations led to more than 20 deaths and thousands of injuries.
84% : More than a third of the world's population, meanwhile, still live under authoritarian rule.
82% : The region's deterioration can be blamed in part on undemocratic elections, such as Senegal's presidential poll in February, in which rivals of Macky Sall, the incumbent, were barred from running.

*Our bias meter rating uses data science including sentiment analysis, machine learning and our proprietary algorithm for determining biases in news articles. The rating is an independent analysis and is not affiliated nor sponsored by the news source or any other organization

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